Nicolette Richer, Founder
Nicolette Richer (pronounced: Ree-shey) is a skilled Facilitator, a Designer of environmental education policies and programs, and a Chronic Disease Health Consultant. With a background in Sustainable Community Development and a clear view of the human and environmental health connection, she brings 15 years of experience in program and policy development, project management and evaluation, process design and facilitation, effective community engagement, public speaking, and community based social marketing.
She is an engaging individual that thrives on hosting conversations that matter on topics of:
- Nutritional and Lifestyle Changes to Achieve Optimum Health
- The Human Health and Planetary Health Connection
- Environmental Education & Fostering Eco-Citizenry
- Mindful Communication
- Intuitive Birthing & Pre-Natal Yoga
- Deschooling, Self-Design, & Creating Natural Learning Environments
What an array of topics to discuss! This is because Nicolette uses a system’s perspective to view the interconnectedness that exists among the major choices that pertain to our daily lives. To create truly sustainable communities, wise action must be taken around how we birth, feed, communicate with, and foster learning and education environments for our planet’s future citizens.
Her education includes a M.A. in Environmental Education and Communication from Royal Roads University, a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies and a certificate in Sustainable Community Development from SFU. Originally born in Africa where her roots remain, Nicolette considers home to be the mountains, forests, and beaches of British Columbia. Nicolette remains hopeful and present in Whistler, BC where she loves life with her 3 daughters and husband.