Bill Epperly is a spiritual teacher and workshop leader who experienced a call to spiritual life while completing a doctorate in biological chemistry in the 1980’s. He has a passion for integral spirituality, an approach that celebrates the shared wisdom of the world’s spiritual traditions. In his work life, Bill has been a research biochemist, university professor, director of two university centers for teaching and learning, and executive director of the Institute of Awakened Mutuality. He has a certificate in spiritual direction from the Institute for Spiritual Leadership. Bill lives in Chicago with his wife Claire, two blocks from Lake Michigan.