Sierra Meditation Center

Manifesting Your Personal Potential And Highest Self 

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         Joseph Oliveira



Joseph is a co-founder of the Sierra Meditation center.  He has been participating in the creation of the center consistently since it's conception. Along with loyally participating in the weekly open meditations, Joseph has been a steadfast inspiration in his musical contributions at our Sunday gatherings. Joseph manages the center's physical structures and grounds, and his creative talent can be experienced by enjoying many of our buildings.  Joseph has been a long-term employee at The Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas as a grounds manager and organizes the aesthetic design in a retreat setting. He has additional experience as a special events coordinator and photographer and has completed studies in Forest Technology. He has special interests in creating healing and meditative gardens.  Joseph lives in Newcastle, works in Auburn and can be reached by writing to