Homer was born and raised in Arizona, and learned the culture and practices of Native Americans living in the area.
He has integrated the Native healing and spiritual traditions with the Taoist traditions of health and well-being.
Homer has been teaching Qigong, Tai Chi and related classes in Nevada County for the last seven years.
He believes that Qigong is the perfect “wellness” program with its emphasis on staying “gentle and relaxed”
and he loves to tell his practitioners to “let your heart smile.”
40 years in the stressful environment of corporate America, he is now
committed to the promotion of good health and well-being for all.
He focuses on helping people get out of “distress” by “de-stressing” through the gentle and relaxing methods of Qigong.
is also very involved in community activities, being awarded “Kiwanian
of the Year” for 2011 and 2012, as well as one of the Volunteers
of the Year in 2011.
loves to cultivate his “small space” garden in the heart of downtown
Nevada City, walk his dogs twice a day, and volunteer to help the
community whenever he can.