Karla Jackson-Brewer, MS, has been a student of Lama Tsultrim Allione's for 28 years. She is a Tara Mandala authorized teacher, teaching The Mandala of the 5 Wisdom Dakinis, Chöd, Feeding Your Demons® and other Buddhist practices.
She has traveled with Lama Tsultrim on pilgrimage to both Tibet and Bali. She has been practicing Chöd for 27 years and has assisted Lama Tsultrim on many Chöd Retreats. In October 2012, she received the Chöd Empowerment from His Holiness the 17th Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorje.
Jackson-Brewer is cofounder of Sine Qua Non: Allies in Healing, an integrative therapy practice in New York City. She is an adjunct Professor in the Women’s & Gender Studies Department and the Africana Studies Department at Rutgers, The State University.