Brent Beavers

bbeavers@shin-ibs.edu

Rev. Brent Beavers is an alum of the Institute of Buddhist Studies and Graduate Theological Union having earned a Common MA in Buddhism, a Chaplaincy Certificate, and a Soto Zen Certificate. Brent’s year-long chaplaincy residency at Sequoia Hospital in Redwood City, CA ended September 2020 with the granting of 4 units in Clinical Pastoral Education. While working for sixteen years in corporate video communications at a Fortune 50 company, Brent practiced Zen Buddhism at the Bay Zen Center and was ordained in 2018 in the lineage of Charlotte Joko Beck and Diane Eshin Rizzetto.