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    Contact details for WCF officers are listed here.

    If you are unsure who to contact for your enquiry, in the first instance you could contact the Administrator.


    Simon Child Chuan-fa Jing-hong is the Teacher of the Western Chan Fellowship.



    The Chair of the Western Chan Fellowship is Jake Lyne. You may contact him regarding any aspect of the WCF activities, unless your enquiry would be more appropriately directed to one of the other officers.



    The Secretary of the Western Chan Fellowship is Alysun Jones You may contact her for any of the routine business of the WCF, except note that the Treasurer deals with financial matters and donations, and the Administrator deals with membership matters and applications, New Chan Forum Subscriptions, and retreat bookings.



    The Treasurer of the Western Chan Fellowship is Jeremy Woodward. If you wish to make a donation to support the work of the WCF then please contact Jeremy.



    The Administrator for the WCF is Hugh Carroll. Contact Hugh for retreat bookings, membership subscriptions, New Chan Forum subscriptions, and similar.


    Volunteer Coordinator

    The volunteer coordinator for the WCF is Doug Orton. Contact Doug if you can offer any time or skills to help WCF in any way.


    New Chan Forum Editor

    Subscriptions are handled by our: Administrator.

    You may submit articles, poems, photos and illustrations, etc to Eddy for consideration of publication to: Editor(at)

    Cooks Coordinator

    For any matters relating to cooking on retreat, please contact our cooks' coordinator.


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