Rev. Jay Shinseki

Rev. Jay Shinseki Resident Minister for Watsonville

A word from Reverend Shinseki:

OPEN
We believe that a free exchange of ideas requires mutual respect and consideration of our differences.

CARING
We promote mutual respect, trust, and support to foster bonds that strengthen our community.

DIVERSE
We embrace diversity in all its forms and we strive for an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened and productive environment.

DISCIPLINED
We see to advance common goals of Buddhism through reasonable and realistic practices, procedures and expectations.

PURPOSEFUL
We are a participatory community united by shared commitments, service to society, preservation and advancement of Buddhism, and innovative teaching and learning.

CELEBRATIVE
We celebrate the Buddhist heritage, achievements, and diversity of the community and the uniqueness and contributions of our members.