Julie Head

Julie Head

Julie started attending meditation programs at the Brunswick-Portland Shambhala Center in 2012 and has been a member of their sanga ever since. In 2015, shortly after moving back to Camden, she began working with Rachel to establish a meditation space and sanga at The Dancing Elephant. Julie has assisted book groups, classes, and weekend retreats in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition at Rockland Shambhala. In addition to her love of meditation, she also loves a good adventure outdoors. She has biked across the US, rafted in Nepal, and sailed transatlantic. She worked as an instructor and course director for the Hurricane Island Outward Bound School for 20 years, and she is one the founders of Distant Journeys, an active travel company specializing in international hiking trips.