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Frank Gard Jameson, PhD


Gard Jameson received his PhD from Pacifica Graduate Institute in 2005. He teaches Asian philosophy at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Prior to his tenure at UNLV, he spent 25 years practicing as a CPA, CFP at Piercy, Bowler, Taylor & Kern and Touche Ross.

He is the author of three books, Footprints on the Sands of Time, the story of his mentor, Dr. Raymond M. Alf, Phaethon, Our Mythic Moment, an ancient Greek tale that illuminates our current predicament, and Monkey, Our Mythic Moment, the grand epic of China.

He chairs the boards of the Children's Advocacy Alliance and the Interfaith Council of Southern Nevada. He sits on the boards of VMSN and the Stillpoint Center for Spiritual Development.

Gard Jameson is the Treasurer of VMSN. He spent 25 years as a Certified Public Accountant and Financial Planner. He helped to found the Nevada Community Foundation, the Childrens' Advocacy Alliance and the Interfaith Council of Southern Nevada.

He currently teaches Chinese and Indian Philosophy in the Philosophy Department at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He also serves on the board of the Stillpoint Center for Spiritual Development and the Alf Museum of Life in Claremont, California, as well as the Associate Pastor at Grace Community Church in Boulder City, Nevada. His great joy is his wife, Florence, and his two children, Michael and Julia.