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Wellness Retreat Facilitators

Our retreats are guided by some of the wellness industry’s leading experts. Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise’s diverse group of facilitators offer expertise in yoga, breathing, mindfulness, life coaching, and much more. Learn about the techniques, tools, and methods they pass along to retreat participants.

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Kathy Parsons

Yoga Teacher, Meditation and Breathwork Coach

Kathy is a yoga teacher, breathwork coach and meditation guide who specializes in helping people connect to themselves through movement and breath (while having a good time in the process).

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Jeff Mah

Yoga Practitioner

Jeff has been teaching for over 15 years and lives at the intersection of art, science and spirit. Based in Canmore, Alberta, he runs the Yoga Lounge, and loves being in the mountains.

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Trish Tutton

Speaker and Mindfulness Teacher

As a speaker and mindfulness teacher, Trish teaches the skills to live happier, and helps her clients become happier, more effective and successful without the busy badge of honor.

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Mindy Johnston

Wellness Facilitator

Mindy Johnstone is a Banff artist inspired by nature, yoga, wellness and travel. Art & Soul was created as a merging of two paths that Mindy has explored for over two decades.

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Elizabeth Trinkaus

Coach and Trainer

Elizabeth Trinkaus is the Founder and Chief Inspiration Officer of Pinnacle View, a life-enrichment company. For over 25 years, she has helped thousands of clients around the world take steps to live their best life.

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Cali Brown

Wellness Facilitator

Cali Brown is a certified equine gestalt coach, cosmetologist and founder of Conscious Effects. Her gift is helping people see their beauty from the inside out.

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Jeff Douglas

Wellness Facilitator

Jeff is an award-winning interpretive guide and past president of the Interpretive Guides Association.

Chef Nicholas Issel

Nicholas Issel

Executive Chef

Chef Issel employs his artistic skills to design culinary creations that showcase our local, farm-fresh Albertan flavours, while ensuring that sustainability remains a focus throughout operations.

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Ronna Schneberger

Certified Yoga Teacher, Forest Bathing Facilitator & Leadership Mental Fitness Coach

Ronna has been a professional award winning naturalist, interpreter, and hiking/snowshoe guide in the mountain parks for the past 25 years

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Tracey Delfs

Wellness Facilitator

Tracey is a certified yoga and meditation teacher as well as a life and stress management coach. She lives in Calgary and makes regular trips to the mountains to immerse herself in nature.

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Cian Dalton

Certified Wim Hof Method Facilitator

Wim Hof Method Instructor. Deeply interested in the field of recovery and resiliency as a way to help others increase performance and live a more optimal life.

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Kathleen Keller

Health & Wellness Educator

Kathleen is a health and wellness educator with more than 35 years of teaching experience. Her approachability, sense of humour and compassion, have made her a much sought-after educator.

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Shannon Kaiser

Author, Empowerment Coach

Shannon is the bestselling author of five books on the psychology of happiness and fulfillment, including the #1 bestseller, The Self-Love Experiment and Adventures for Your Soul.

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MacKenzie Miller

Wellness Facilitators

MacKenzie’s teaching combines a thorough understanding of alignment and anatomy with the joy of balance and movement.

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Carolyn Schmidt

Wellness Facilitator

Carolyn’s mission as a facilitator is to empower folks to use their sacred instruments (bodies) with great awareness and expression as a path to embodying their highest selves.

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Kristen Stuart

Wellness Facilitator

In Kristen’s roles as yoga teacher and spiritual coach she has worked with thousands of students and clients over the past 15 years both nationally and internationally in-person and online.

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Sophie Uliano

Wellness Facilitator

New York Times bestselling author Sophie is a leading expert in the field of natural health and beauty, whose down-to-earth approach focuses on what’s truly healthy.

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Sean Murphy

Zen Meditation Teacher

Sean is an award-winning author, as well as a recognized Zen meditation teacher and Dharma Holder in the American White Plum Lineage of Zen.

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Chau Du

Wellness Facilitator

Chau has a diverse background as the founder of the Canadian Mindfulness Centre, a psychometrist and as an instructor/student focusing on mindfulness based interventions.

Profile of Kim Roberts

Kim Roberts

Wellness Facilitator

Kim is a yoga instructor, trained psychotherapist, teacher and devoted practitioner with over 22 years of experience. She spent 15 years living in South Asia leading wellness retreats.

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Dr. Eva Selub

Wellness Facilitator

Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Selhub works with clients, corporations and scientific colleagues to redefine the ways in which we approach health and wellness.

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Tania Casselle


Tania Casselle is a writer and editor for magazines in the US and Europe and online media such as Forbes Travel, MSN.com and AOL Travel.

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Dr. Susan Wnuk

Wellness Facilitator

Dr. Wnuk is a clinical psychologist who works with people wanting to improve their mental and physical health through tested psychological approaches.