Allan Badiner

Allan is a contributing editor at Tricycle magazine, and the editor of the New Edition of Zig Zag Zen: Buddhism and Psychedelics (Synergetic Press).


Mike Crowley, Ph.D.

Mike is an author, translator, and lecturer based in the U.K. His book, Secret Drugs of Buddhism, explores the historical evidence for the use of entheogenic plants within the Buddhist tradition.


Sara Gael, M.A.

Sara is the Director of Harm Reduction at Zendo Project. She received her Master’s degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology at Naropa University. Sara is also sub-investigator in the MAPS clinical trial of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD in Boulder, CO.


Vince Horn

Vincent is an American dharma teacher in the insight meditation and Pragmatic Dharma lineages. He’s also the co-founder and host of the Buddhist Geeks podcast, exploring dharma in the age of the network.


Katherine MacLean, Ph.D.

Katherine is a research scientist with expertise in studying the effects of mindfulness meditation and psychedelics. She is also one of the co-founders of Psychedelic Sangha and is currently spearheading our joint integration circle with New York Psychedelic Society.


Douglas Osto, Ph.D.

Doug is senior lecturer in the Philosophy and Asian Studies programs at Massey University, NZ, and is the author of Altered States: Buddhism and Psychedelic Spirituality in America.