Originally from Hearst Ontario, Jacques has lived in Manitoba for the last 30 years. He is the General Manager of Light of the Prairies, a retreat and conference centre situated south-east of Winnipeg, Manitoba. He eclectic interests and hobbies include beekeeping, woodworking, and singing in two choirs. He is deeply passionate about life-giving projects.
Jacques took his first RTS Workshop in 2007. The workshop was the beginning of a transformational journey that he continues today "I have experienced a true Reconciliation between First-Nation and non First-Nation people – a relationship I have come to love," Now, he facilitates workshops as a certified trainer as well as contributes to the RTS training program, communication and special events. "At the heart of my life is a deep desire to contribute in creating a better world by the way I live and by the choices I make."