Jeff became a Vedic Meditation teacher in the Himalayas of India by one of the world’s most prominent Vedic instructors, Thom Knoles (Maharishi Vyasananda) and is dedicated to improving the lives of others by teaching this powerful technique.

Outside of teaching, Jeff maintains a professional sales career in the Human Capital Markets Industry.  In his early years he was employed on Wall Street as an Equity Trader and spent the last ten years working in sales for a leading financial market data provider.  He became interested in meditation after researching all of its benefits on enhanced work performance and stress management.  In just a few short weeks, Jeff noticed significant improvements to his professional career and his personal well-being.   


Vi Rucks learned Vedic Meditation to help with stress related sleep issues. After 2 years of profound and unexpected results, she decided to become a meditation instructor. She spent 2 years studying in the US to become a meditation instructor. And in order to preserve the tradition of the meditation practice, she went to the source of Vedic Meditation, the Indian Himalayas. She spent an additional three months in the Himalayas studying under the guidance of Thom Knoles, a world-renowned instructor and student of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.

Prior to becoming a meditation teacher, Vi worked at a hedge fund as an investor relations associate for 8 years.  This unique background has prepared her to understand the challenges of a demanding work environment.