Diane Musho Hamilton is a gifted professional mediator, author, master facilitator, and teacher of Zen and Integral Spirituality. She has been a practitioner of meditation for more than 30 years.Diane facilitates Big Mind Big Heart, a process that elicits the insights of Zen in Western audiences. She is the co-founder of Two Arrows Zen, a center for Zen practice in Salt Lake City, Utah with her husband Michael Mugaku Zimmerman.
As the first Director of the Office of Alternative Dispute Resolution for the Utah Judiciary, Diane established mediation programs throughout the court system, and was the recipient of several prestigious awards for her work in this area. Diane is also considered a pioneer in articulating and applying the insights of Integral philosopher Ken Wilber to mediation and facilitation. She has worked with Ken Wilber and the Integral Institute in Denver, Colorado, since 2004. In 2012 she co-founded Integral Facilitator, her uniquely developmental approach to group facilitation mastery.
She is the mother of four children, and the best friend of Ali, the Wonder Dog.
Diane is the author of Everything is Workable: A Zen Approach to Conflict Resolution, Shambhala Publications. She is also featured in The Hidden Lamp: Stories from Twenty-Five Centuries of Awakened Women, Wisdom Publication.
Diane also serves as the co-steward of the Integral Community Council of SLCN.