Teachers


Retreat Leader Adriana Pal

Meet Adriana Pál. Adriana is a native Costa Rican, and our area’s leading permaculture expert. She is the founder of La Escuela de la Jungla (The School of the Jungle) and has been teaching various courses in the area for several years. Originally with a background in tourism and hospitality, Adriana became enamored with permaculture and sustainability, and has been educating herself in all things “green.” With a delightful personality, a love of teaching, and a natural ability to connect with people, you will fall in love with her passion for the earth and her drive to help protect it.…

Program Leader Scott Goyette

Scott is an expert in the world of education, mindful living, and ethical business practice. As a professional coach, speaker, management professor and consultant, he helps those he serves to live in the moment and realize their unlimited potential. During 10 years as a college professor and 15 years as an inspirational speaker, Scott has become an expert educator and puts service above self and helps strengthen our communities in many ways; one student, parent, educator or audience member at a time. His 25 years of experience in the business world (culminating as a VP of Business Development for an…