Visiting Teachers

Solwazi Johnson

Solwazi Johnson leads mindfulness meditation classes and retreats primarily in the Denver metropolitan area. Solwazi has been meditating for more than 18 years with a focus on Vipassana since 2003. He has studied and practiced meditation in Thailand, Burma, India, and South Africa. He is certified as a Community Dharma Leader by Jack Kornfield and Spirit Rock Meditation Center. Solwazi worked for over 20 years as health educator and trainer for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.

He is currently a trainer with the Intrinsic Resilience Training Institute, which is a non-profit research and training organization dedicated to teaching mindfulness and resilience skills to people in high stress occupations.