Nancy Hedgpeth, JDPSN has been a student of Zen Master Seung Sahn since 1979 and received inka in July 1994. She has held many positions at New Haven and Cambridge Zen Centers, and has done many long retreats in the U.S. and Korea. Nancy once served as the Abbot at the Providence Zen Center and now has a farm in South County, Rhode Island where she also founded the South County Zen Group, in Narragansett, RI.