Tagan was born and raised in Jamaica and has worked with vulnerable and incarcerated youth for the past ten years. In addition to teaching for Lineage Project, he is a professional Acupuncturist, Capoeirista martial artist, and Qi Gong and Tai Qi practitioner, with a meditation practice based in Taoism. Tagan integrates mindful Capoeira and Qi Gong into his Lineage Project classes. He also uses Qi Gong as part of his acupuncture treatments in order to empower his patients with their own methods of self-care. He believes that helping others to help themselves is the ultimate form of healing.