Our Team

Meet

The Teaching Team

Jennifer Blake

Co-owner + Director

Jennifer Blake, B.PhE, B.A., B.Sc.(Honours), has had an extensive array of experience in almost all facets of the Hoffman Institute Canada for over 19 years, along with her parents / founders of the Hoffman Process Canada. She has been an Internationally accredited Hoffman Supervising Teacher for over 15 years.

It is her strong belief that all change is possible, and she is dedicated to living in and carrying out the Hoffman Process mission: "Creating world peace, by creating inner peace… one person at a time." She possesses the passion to inspire others to greatness and help them realize their own true potential and inner wisdom.

More about Jennifer Blake, see her video here

Darren & Melissa Weeks

Co-owners

Darren and Melissa are a power couple who both attended the Hoffman Process and immediately saw their relationship strengthen. When the opportunity arose to become partners of the Hoffman Canada Institute, they fully embraced the chance to make a real difference in fellow Canadians lives.

Darren brings an extensive background in the seminar business as well as a best selling author and a relationship with Robert Kiyosaki, as a Rich Dad Advisor. Melissa brings years of experience at organizational process and systems with a keen eye on making the customer experience memorable from start to finish.

Helen Valleau

Supervising Teacher

Helen believes that every person has the potential to live a life of genuine happiness and purpose. She is a minister, speaker, teacher, coach and certified Heart Math Facilitator. Helen is passionate about uncovering how our limiting beliefs hold us back from taking action and supporting people in living from their heart. Her inspiration brings new clarity and consciousness to people’s lives and businesses.

Helen is a senior facilitator for Hoffman Institute Canada, since 1995. Her mission is to inspire others to find the power within to deal with what life throws at them with grace, dignity, and compassion. To live from the heart and respond from unconditional love.

Barbara Burke

Supervising Teacher

Barbara is a Toronto-based author, multimedia artist, and educator. She has a BA and BEd from the University of Toronto and had taught for 29 years in the Toronto school system before becoming a Facilitator and Supervising Teacher for Hoffman Institute Canada.

In her lifelong pursuit of spiritual wholeness, Barbara has pursued a wide range of interests. Her current work focusses on mindfulness meditation, energy healing, and most profoundly her work with the Hoffman Institute. She is committed to helping individuals reconnect to their authentic selves and realign their lives to live from that place.

Dorothy Holden

Supervising Teacher

Dorothy Holden M.Sc. (Counselling Psychology) has been a Hoffman teacher for 10 years. She finds deep satisfaction in helping others learn the tools and practices that form the foundation for living a full and authentic life.

Dorothy is also a therapist. In her private practice as a Registered Psychologist in Calgary for 16 years, she specialized in personal and career development with a wide range of clients. Dorothy also provided transition counselling and programs to hundreds of Olympic and national athletes. She currently lives in BC where she is licenced as a Registered Clinical Counsellor.

Dorothy’s goal is to support individuals in living their full and true potential in all aspects of their lives.

Dietmar Heine

Senior Teacher

Dietmar is passionate about facilitating the Hoffman Process and believes that the Process teaches clients about resilience, taking self responsibility, shifting limiting patterns of behaviour and insight on how to live life fully.

Dietmar has a BA in Sociology. He is also an accomplished leadership and management consultant working with organizations to build high-performing teams and cultures.

He has high integrity in both personal and business standards and a genuine professionalism that is energetic, enthusiastic and passionate.

Jamie MacRae

Supervising Teacher

Jamie has been teaching the Hoffman Process since 1993. He teaches it because he has personally experienced this healing at a deep personal level.

“As I look back on the life that I have created for myself, I know that I would not be where I am today without the Process tools guiding me and keeping me moving in a forward direction to the vision that I have been creating for myself.

My personal mission is to be of service and make a difference in the world, through my acts of contribution and compassion.”

Meet

The Support Team

Lori Raudnask

Enrollment

Lori is an international speaker, entrepreneur and author who has coached, trained, and mentored thousands of people around the world. She has mastered the sales process building a team that generated well over 100 million dollars in direct sales. Lori has launched the careers of hundreds of successful entrepreneurs worldwide.

For over three decades, she has dedicated her life to helping others win big. Lori was the recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and was chosen as Stoney Creek’s Citizen of the Year for her community service. Lori believes that if we are persistent we can have anything we want, and she does mean everything!

Tyler Bentley

Enrollment

Tyler is a Hoffman Graduate. He has joined our team as a supporter for our Graduate Programs and Graduate Connection initiatives.

Tyler is dedicated to helping others find their way to the Hoffman Process. He is motivated by other’s healing stories and wants to support people in fulfilling their lives as best they can.

Irma Connell

Enrollment

Irma takes having fun and living life to the fullest very seriously. For over four decades her teaching career has seen her teach many and learn much.

Having travelled to the top of the world, the bottom of the world and points in between, it was her personal journey at the Hoffman Process in 2006 that showed her how to live a life of self-love, compassion and endless possibilities.

Over the past eight years, Irma has worked with Hoffman Institute Canada in different capacities and is now the Logistics Liaison in Alberta and she feels honored to welcome clients to the Hoffman Process at the picturesque and peaceful Sanctum Retreat Center.

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