Nayaswami Krishna has been with Ananda for over 33 years, serving at Ananda Palo Alto and Ananda Village since 2000. Now at Ananda Village, she coordinates the archive talks given by Swami Kriyananda, Treasures Along the Path. She was a Music teacher prior to coming to Ananda; she sings in the choir and volunteers for the Ananda Music Ministry. She and her husband Paalaka serve together as outreach Ministers. They are also avid hikers.