May 3 – Paul Lukasik  
After attending a silent mindfulness/insight meditation retreat in 1988, Mr. Lukasik began a life long journey into the universal and non-sectarian teachings of the historical Buddha. Paul started a non-profit called Buffalo Mindfulness and has presented this concept at the Chautauqua Institute. Paul is a licensed mental health counselor focusing on chronic pain. He is also a consultant to companies assessing future related health care needs for individuals with disabilities.