Chagdzö Kyi Khyap (Bursar General) and Treasurer of Shambhala
Connie is the Chagdzö Kyi Khap (Bursar General), appointed to this position by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche in 2008. She is also the Treasurer of Shambhala, a position she has held since 2005, and a member of the Shambhala Trust (2002-present).
Connie has also served as the treasurer of the Minneapolis Shambhala Center, as the former Director of that centre (1997-2002) and as a member of the New Economic Model Working Group established after the First Shambhala Congress.
In April 2000, Connie retired after 30 years with Wells Fargo Bank (formerly Norwest Corporation) in the Information Technology Group holding management positions, the last of which was managing technology planning (managing staff of over 100 people and just under $10 million in annual expenses).
Connie's Shambhala name is Dignity Moon.
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