Linda Weir (B.A., M.Ed., RYT200) the founder and president of Expedition Inner Wisdom Incorporated, imaginatively designs and delivers the expeditions layering the transformational experiences often in a Martha Stewart detailed kind of way and always with a reverence to and incorporation of nature. She draws upon years of experience in a variety of roles.
For over twenty years, she taught high school drama, English, and Special Education classes and ran numerous clubs and events including designing and facilitating leadership retreats for student council members and other high school student leadership groups. For an additional ten plus years in public education, she served as a secondary school vice-principal where she designed and led professional development workshops for teaching staff and where she created and implemented staff and student wellness workshops as well as school-wide Wellness Day celebrations. Also in her role as administrator, she served on the school board’s Tragic Events Response Team.
Her next ten plus years had her serving as a secondary school vice-principal, Tragic Events Response Team responder and a yoga instructor. She is a licensed Stephen Covey: 7 Habits of Highly Effective People course facilitator and has successfully run a private, life-coaching practice. She has completed all of the core courses of the Co-Active Life Coaching Training Program from the Coaches Training Institute in California, the Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care training sponsored by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, the threat Risk Assessment Training (Levels I and II) through Lethbridge College and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, her Masters of Education in Leadership with Charles Sturt University in Australia. Presently, Linda is a certified RYT200 yoga instructor registered with Yoga Alliance.
Linda’s community involvement includes her work in the hospital as a palliative care ward volunteer and her service as a St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog handler. Presently, Linda devotes her time to Expedition Inner Wisdom Inc. where she believes that empowering others to grow their self-awareness, and ultimately own their unique magnificence, can move individuals, groups, organizations, and communities towards a more conscious, healthier, productive, and harmonious existence that inevitably contributes to the greater good of one and all.
Linda believes that each individual is creative, resourceful and whole and a perfect expression of nature. She devotes her energy into deepening appreciation and awareness of the body, mind, and spirit connection and its power to transform lives for the greater good of one and all. Linda maintains that when individuals develop the ability to authentically love and honour their own magnificence, the wellness of others and the planet blossoms.