Francisco Quintero is a certified Master Teacher of the Tao Academy, who has developed training programs in several continents around the world based on the wisdom and teachings of Master Zhi Gang Sha. As the leading teacher at the Tao Academy, he shares his great expertise and knowledge and has assisted in training over 6,000 Tao Hands Practitioners, Soul Teachers, and Soul Communicators. Master Francisco has been featured on German television and BBC Radio, as well as in numerous European publications. As the author of Divine Joy: How to Experience Joy in Daily Life, Master Francisco teaches others how to overcome life’s challenges to create a joyful life, by using simple yet powerful practices based on ancient wisdom. As a first-generation American of parents who immigrated from Mexico to the United States, Master Francisco followed his parents’ dream of attaining a good education. He holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and began his career teaching math and training math teachers at middle schools. A diagnosis of high blood pressure changed his life. Based on his family’s cultural beliefs about natural medicine and herbs, he began to explore alternative medicine. He began his spiritual journey and has traveled with Master Sha to more than 30 cities across five continents to teach ancient wisdom and very effective methods to enhance every aspect of life. Master Francisco continues to travel worldwide to teach and train practitioners and teachers and to help people all over the world to live flourishing, happy, and healthy lives.