Ling is a scientist, spiritual explorer and community builder. A personal awakening in the late 1990s ignited his passion for fostering personal growth and social transformation.
Ling is a Facilitator for Matrix Leadership Institute, a student of Hakomi, and a Somatic Experiencing trainee. He lives in Sunnyvale and open-heartedly builds sustainable communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The saying - "walk a mile in someone else's shoes" - the Matrix group allowed me to follow the path of someone else and her ancestors - for hundreds of miles, across oceans, over decades, even centuries, without ever giving up my own shoes, my own ancestors, my own truth.
— E. Smith
Introductory Workshop Participant