Dan Zigmond

Dan Zigmond

Dan Zigmond was ordained as a priest in the Soto Zen lineage by Kobun Chino Otogawa Roshi in 1998. He is also a writer, father, and data scientist. He has practiced at San Francisco Zen Center and Jikoji Zen Center, and studied a range of Dharma traditions. He is currently the Director of Analytics at Instagram, contributing editor at Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, and co-author of the book Buddha’s Diet: the Ancient Art of Losing Weight Without Losing your Mind. He lives with his family in Menlo Park.