Winifred Hunsburger Ed.D. became a Courage & Renewal Facilitator through the Canadian Facilitator Preparation Program. She is an accredited life coach through the Adler Institute and an International Facilitator with NSRF/Harmony. She has taught elementary, middle and secondary school, as well as adults in health and higher education programs. In 2021, she co-founded The Inside Outside Retreat Centre with certified mindfulness and meditation teacher Leslie Chandler. Together they offer seasonal and nature based retreats, as well as retreats focusing on aging and on the teaching life. Retreats are held in a variety of indoor, outdoor and online settings, offering participants the protected time and space to step back from daily life, renew their spirits and move forward with integrity and grace.

Favorite quote

We must become accountable to our time, our earth, our species, our people, and our loved ones, from the inside out.

Adrienne Maree Brown

Book Recommendation

Embers: One Ojibway's Meditations

Richard Wagamese

Where I'm Finding Inspiration

Slow, heartfelt conversations.

What I Do For Fun, Rest, and Renewal

Walk - anywhere. Morning coffee, afternoon tea. A good, baseball game.

Organizations I've Worked With

Ontario Institute for Studies in Education