Yong Oh began meditating through the Soto Zen tradition, eventually transitioning to study, practice, and teach in the Insight tradition. He is currently a Dharma Council teacher at the Durango Dharma Center, teaches for the Chattanooga Insight Meditation group, and has taught retreats at Insight Meditation Society and Spirit Rock. He is a graduate of Spirit Rock’s Community Dharma Leaders program, the Sacred Mountain Sangha two-year Dharmapala Training with his teachers Kittisaro and Thanissara, and is completing the last several months of the 2017–2021 Insight Meditation Society Retreat Teacher Training program. Yong is currently on the board for the Durango Dharma Center and serves on the Leadership Council for Sacred Mountain Sangha. Yong is also an acupuncturist, and loves the outdoors and bringing the practice of meditation into nature.