Jose “Joey” Cruz

    Joey hails from the southeastern regions of Spain, where his professional and personal focus was serving the needs of children and adolescents.

    After completing his advanced studies in math, language and history, Joey founded and instructed at Centro Raku, where he instructed dance and movement and counseled individuals based on their physical and mental needs.

    After six years at Centro Raku, Joey spent a year traveling, during which time he entered a Buddhist monastery and began his journey of a monastic path.

    Joey’s astute knowledge base in a range of subjects; his ability to connect with others; and his passion for mindfulness and teaching allow him to provide the optimal environment to help his students excel.

    Joey is a proud father of his brilliant son and lives with his partner in Boulder, Colorado.