Our Team


Hunter Flournoy
is an inspiring, warm and
open-hearted man.

He is the director and visionkeeper of Spirit Journeys, one of the first organizations in the world to have offered spiritual journeys and retreats for LGBTQ people.

As a heart-centered life coach, therapist, and spiritual healer, Hunter helps others break free into more powerful, joyful lives through self-love, conscious breathing, and joyfully embodied spiritual practice. He is a pioneer in the use of breathwork in trauma and addiction treatment and the creator of Somatic Breath Coaching. His work integrates two decades as a licensed psychotherapist with twenty-five years of experience in the world's shamanic and ecstatic mystical traditions.

Hunter offers individual sessions by phone and in person (in Asheville), retreats, ceremonies, and journeys around the world.

To learn more about Hunter and his work, go to:

www.spiritjourneys.com 



Danny Arnoldussen
is a sensitive, passionate and playful man.

He is founder of GaySpiritFriends and Center for Movement & Relaxation.

Danny is an enthusiastic teacher of Zumba Fitness, Zumba Gold, Ashtanga Yoga, Power Yoga and Mindfulness Meditation. After studying cultural & identity psychology, positive psychology and mindfulness, he is currently specializing in scientific methods for optimizing well-being and happiness. 

Ever since he could stand on both feet he has been practicing all kinds of dance styles. So during the events, he will always provide the necessary music and dances. He is also the person to go to for logistical questions. In addition, he will provide a number of workshops. Finally, he is also the one who can switch from serious to playful in an instant in order to make things a bit more light-hearted when we are getting too serious. 

To learn more about Danny and GBTQ-events, just stay tuned to this website. 



David Jelinek
is an enthusiastic mover, empathic, and sharp-minded. 


He is founder of Core Eros Explorations and lives and works in Ghent (Belgium).

David works as an integrative therapist and tantric-eros worker. After his basic training as a psychotherapist, he followed further training in bodywork, tantra, breathing therapy, voice and sound therapy, drama and movement therapy. He currently specializes in trauma work Somatic Experiencing and body-mind integration work Core Strokes.

During the Intimate Connection Weekend, David will offer a number of workshops where body-oriented work, touch, developmental movement, dance, and exploration are the basic components. 

David offers individual sessions in Ghent.

To learn more about David and his work, go to:
www.coreerosexploratie.be



Bart Boschmans
is a dedicated, energetic man and a passionate foodie.

He studied hotel management, with specialization in cookery and everything related to receiving and looking after guests.


His big is passion is food and letting people enjoy his delicious dishes in a hospitable way. Bart has worked for years as a caterer in a secondary occupation, for both small and large groups.
Cooking for friends is his passion and his life.

He likes to immerse himself in the delicious dishes of Yotam Ottolenghi, as well as other famous chefs.

He is very much looking forward to providing delicious meals for you during the weekend and week retreat.



KITCHEN HELP WANTED

We are looking for someone who would like to help Bart in the kitchen,
during our weekend and week-long retreat.
You do not need experience with cooking, but you do need a good mood and team spirit. 
For details, please contact me. - Danny -