Meet your wellness experts
The Evolve Retreat Co. wellness team has one mission: to improve your health and well-being through education, lived experiences, encouragement and support. We believe passionately that we can help you achieve your goals! Our highly trained wellness professionals will support and motivate you on your journey to wellness.
Yoga & Wellness Coach
Marin is a Yoga Alliance certified yoga instructor, spin teacher, mind-body coach, and author of “Be the Change“. Marin has created a life that is grounded in elevating the lives of others through inspiration and leadership. Her motivational speeches will light you up.
Best known as the tough love television host of the “The Last 10 Pounds Bootcamp,” Tommy Europe is Canada’s most recognized and sought-after fitness coach, having helped thousands of people worldwide improve their health, increase motivation and become more productive at work and in life.
Wellness, Yoga & Adventure Guide
A Canmore local, Kristen draws inspiration from the wild and dynamic surroundings of the Canadian Rockies. She is Certified Personal Trainer, ACMG Hiking Guide, Yoga + Meditation Teacher and Lifestyle Coach, and has been exploring movement medicine with passion and purpose for over 15 years.
Naturalist & Hiking Guide
Ronna is a speaker, coach, yoga & meditation teacher and professional naturalist and hiking guide. She is one of the first people in Canada to guide the simple yet powerful practice of Shinrin Yoku. Ronna has been working with, leaders, professionals, and executives using nature as the teacher to create powerful reflections and transformation.
Climbing & Hiking Guide
Eric has spent the last 15 years exploring the mountains of Western Canada, the United States and Europe. He is an internationally certified mountain guide who sees guiding as a way to help our guests explore their personal limits, while experiencing the beauty of nature. His enthusiasm and energy are endless and truly contagious.
Yoga & Adventure Guide
A lifelong adventurer, Sarah has been leading backpacking, backcountry skiing, whitewater canoeing and rafting expeditions for over two decades. Combine this with her advanced training in CranioSacral Therapy, Massage Therapy, Yoga (RYT-500), and Yoga Nidra and you have a guide to both inner and outer landscapes.
Melissa is a Registered Dietitian who strongly believes in preventing and treating medical conditions with healthy living education and specifically tailored diets. She believes that real health starts with real food and ensures that our guests receive the education and tools they need to live a healthier lifestyle once they’ve returned home.
Yvette is a fitness professional and science-based holistic Certified Nutrition Consultant. An ambassador of natural health and athletics, her approach involves a comprehensive assessment of your physiology, goals, and circumstances to produce customized and actionable plans for sustainable results.
With 19 years of industry experience and his Canadian Chef de Cuisine (CCC), Chris is passionate local and seasonal ingredients – ensuring the highest level of nutrients and flavour in every dish. Chris attended our very first Evolve Retreat and since then, has been instrumental in developing Evolve’s clean eating menu, adding his own flair with delicious results.
Ingemaud is a family physician with a keen interest in a preventative/proactive approach to medicine, with a focus on lifestyle intervention. Ingemaud is focussed on ensuring each guest leaves with the tools, knowledge and motivation to increase their health span and improve their quality of life.
A healthcare professional by education, but an experience-maker at heart, Tina is the first point of contact when you book your retreat. She will be on the ground when you arrive and is responsible for all of the details in between. Tina combines her love for new experiences, new people and planning into her dream role with Evolve Retreat Co.
A Public Relations graduate and passionate creative designer, Lauren specializes in capturing and communicating brand essence. Her eagerness for adventure, dedication to health, and passion for clean and healthy eating makes her an invaluable asset to the Evolve Retreat Co. team.
Interested in joining our wellness team?
We are actively searching for passionate wellness professionals interested in having an impact on the lives of others. Join our team. Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org