Radical Activists

GREG SNYDER co-founded Brooklyn Zen Center in 2005 and is its current President. He was ordained as a Zen Buddhist priest by Soshin Teah Strozer in 2010. Snyder has been practicing Zen since 1998 and received his early training at Austin Zen Center under the guidance of Seirin Barbara Kohn. Snyder is active with multiple interfaith and community networks organizing around peace-building, anti-violence and social justice initiatives, and currently sits on the Brooklyn Borough President’s Advisory Council on Faith-based and Community Partnerships.