Meet the Kindness Academy Founders & Coaches
Lead Coach and CEO of the Kindness Academy
Patrick Harrington is living a life of his dreams. For the past 20 years, he has owned and operated with his wife Cameron, kindness yoga in Denver Co. In Addition to teaching he has been coaching private clients for the last decade. His experience with hundreds of coaching clients and thousands of yoga students has confirmed his belief that yoga, mindfulness, and coaching is the best combination to unlock a life full of meaning and accomplishment.
Head Coach of Leadership Training
Cameron Harrington is the co-founder of Kindness Yoga with her husband Patrick. Cameron has been bringing people into their bodies through yoga and Pilates for more than 20 years and coaching for 5 years. Today, Cameron harnesses all of her gifts and knowledge to offer embodiment coaching as a Somatic Soul Coach. Cameron is certified as Somatic Soul Coach, an Ayurvedic wellness coach, Yoga and Advanced Pilates Teacher. Cameron’s gift is in waking people up to the innate wisdom of their bodies. She guides people to liberate their voice, trust their unique truth while embodying their power and potential.
COO of Kindness Academy
James had the incredibly fortunate opportunity to grow up in New Zealand. Things were great but only seriously shifted when he studied abroad at UC Berkeley in 2008. That experience allowed him to flourish like he never have before and set him on a journey for the last decade to democratize personal growth. Over this journey through the last decade, he won the Green Card Lottery, lived in London, New York, Utah, San Diego, and for the last two months the incredible Denver, CO. James helped grow a B2B events portfolio from $1.5 million to $5 million+ over 4 years and most recently a tech company from 2 to 28 million users in 3.5 years. He has built a community of over 5,700 amazing coaches at Next-Level Coaches, and has been partners with Patrick & Cameron to bring this Kindness Academy community from dream to fruition.
Kourtney De La Luz
Coach, Program Development, and Power Production Sessions Lead
Coach, speaker, visionary, writer, and yoga teacher, Kourtney is on a mission to disseminate messages of living well, living purposefully, and living in the now. Having roots in broadcast journalism, she parlayed her background into corporate communications strategy and public relations. While having been a student of Eastern philosophy, metaphysics, ancient healing traditions, and spirituality for decades, a defining life moment in 2013 prompted her to begin a business leadership consultancy. Concurrently, she began teaching yoga and coaching. As she honed her skills coaching groups of executives and clients from all walks of life it became clear that as humans-- we are all ultimately looking for ways to elevate our experience on earth. Kourtney’s coaching areas of expertise lie in business, creative, personal development, spiritual, and work-life balance, with an affinity for women’s issues. Her clients describe her as credible, consistent, and empowering. Born in Colorado, she is active with several Denver-based and national philanthropies.
Advisor of Spiritual Activism, Yogic Lifestyle, and Community Engagement
Reggie is a gifted strategist, teacher and communicator with an innate ability inspire change, simplify chaos and make things happen in a spirit of peace and ease with an acute focus on results. The guiding principle behind his work has been a commitment to social justice and unlocking the potential of all people and projects he had been involved with – as an educator, activist, and yoga instructor.
He has held many senior strategic and logistical roles across a variety of fields, ranging from global marketing, digital and community organizing, government relations, international education to Presidential campaigning. He currently serves as a senior political strategist for a leading progressive campaigning organization, managing their relationships, impact and communications with Capitol Hill. He received his B.A. in philosophy from Yale University and his MBA in international strategy from the Vlerick Business School in Belgium. Reggie is a 500-hour certified yoga teacher with deep connections to the Kindness community, where he established and nurtured his personal practice while navigating professional adversity. He has studied with other leading teachers such as Faith Hunter, Amy Ippolitti, Yogarupa Rod Stryker and Sri Dharma Mittra. The focus of his teaching practice is advance diversity and inclusion, bring more peace and ease to his fellow activists, AND to guide the wellness community toward being more engaged, concerned citizens.
Fiona Chadwick has been a student of Yoga philosophy and asana for 21 years and completed her 500 hour Yoga Teaching Diploma at The Yoga Institute in 2011. She has a passion for personal growth and has spent many years exploring the fields of neuroscience, energetics, nutrition and holistic wellness practices and is currently studying Holistic Wellness Coaching at Nature Care College. Fiona’s greatest joy is in empowering others to improve their health and realise their infinite potential through shared wisdom, understanding and knowledge. She cares deeply for people and the planet and sees kindness and courage as the highest of virtues. Since 2002, Fiona has been the founder, designer and director of Pashom – an Australian company which employs 40 women artisans in Nepal to produce beautifully hand-crafted, eco-friendly and sustainable children’s toys and home décor, which is sold online and through retail stores across Australia, NZ and the US. Fiona lives in Sydney Australia with her beautiful twin daughters Malie and Shanti and travels regularly to Nepal and Costa Rica to follow her purpose and passion. “Life is mostly froth and bubble, two things stand like stone. Kindness in another’s trouble, Courage in your own” – Adam Lindsay Gordon