Jean began her tai chi studies in Pittsburgh in 1976, and has trained with Grandmaster Bow Sim Mark in Boston since 1978. She has taught at Brandeis University, Braintree Rehab Hospital, Youville Hospital, the Wang YMCA of Chinatown, and the Central Square Senior Center. Currently she is teaching at the Dorchester YMCA, the Living Well Network in Porter Square, Cambridge, and in Chinatown as an instructor for the BSMTCAA. She graduated from the Institute of Health Professions at the Massachusetts General Hospital in 1990 with a master’s in gerontology nursing, and specializes in teaching seniors as well as persons with disabilities.
Jean is also an avid kung fu movie fan. For many years, she was a contributor to the Kung Fu Cinema website and Jade Screen magazine, and she is the author of “Electric Shadows: The Secret History of Kung Fu Movies,” published by Red Lantern Press. Jean is also the programmer for Films at the Gate, an annual outdoor film festival held every summer in Chinatown.
於1976年在匹茲堡學太極，自1978隨麥寶嬋宗師學習太極。在中國武術研究所任導師已有十多年。曾在Brandeis大學、Braintree康復醫院、Youville醫院，唐人街青年會、和Central Square老人中心等教導太極。目前，她在Dorchester青年會、Porter Square的Living Well Network、和麥寶嬋太極武藝協會教導太極。1990年在麻省總醫院取得碩士學位，專攻護理老年人和殘疾人士。陸師傅是功夫電影迷，多年來在功夫電影網站和玉屏雜誌發表文章。她的著作包括由Red Lantern出版的”往事：功夫電影秘史”。每年夏天她在波士頓唐人街主持戶外電影節。