Founder and President - Consultant, Speaker, Trainer
Jean François Ménard is widely recognized for his contributions to the field of performance psychology. At the age of 25 and fresh out of graduate school, he joined the world famous entertainment company Cirque Du Soleil as their performance psychology specialist. He founded Kambio Performance in 2013 and has since become one of the most sought-after mental performance specialists in the country. Over the years, he helped athletes win gold medals in the 3 biggest major sporting events: Commonwealth, PanAms and Olympic Games. He is an accomplished speaker with over 300 keynote speeches delivered to a wide range of results-oriented professionals in North America, Europe and Asia. His client list includes organizations such as Cirque Du Soleil, FBI, Cisco, Roche, Canadian Olympic Committee, Western Union, and elite performers like Olympics gold-medalists, X-Games champions, NHL players and world-acclaimed musicians. He is based in Montreal, Québec, Canada.
Speaker and Trainer
André Lachance is an internationally acclaimed baseball coach, keynote speaker and university professor. Over the years, André has given over 500 keynote speeches in 20 countries on various topics related to leadership, team coaching and group efficacy. André has built the first Women's National Baseball Program in Canada and has led the team as their head coach for the past 12 years. He also teaches advanced coaching courses at the University of Ottawa. In 2007, André was granted the University of Ottawa Teacher of the Year award for his outstanding teaching skills. André is also the recipient of the nationally respected Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal given by the Canadian Government for contributing significantly to Canadian sport system. He is famous for his novel concepts and is known to live by an "out of the box" approach. He is a dynamic speaker who travels the globe sharing his knowledge to countless business corporations and sport organizations such as the NHL, MLB and Canadian Olympic Committee. He is based in Gatineau, Québec, Canada.
Consultant and Speaker
Angela Malorni is an accomplished mental performance consultant and a well-respected figure skating coach. As a former international level figure skater, she clearly understands what it takes to bring a performance level to greater heights. Over the years, Angela has been busy consulting with high level athletes in 20+ different sports and within various performing arts domains across Canada, USA and Europe. A typical week for Angela can diversify from being on a sailboat prepping sailors for world-circuit races to standing near the tatami coaching judokas for major games to preparing figure skaters for world championship titles to preparing ballet dancers for world-class auditions. Her remarkable kindness, easygoing and deeply human approach makes Angela a unique consultant, especially with younger aged performers. She regularly speaks to athletes, coaches, parents, federation administrators, athletic therapists and sport massage therapists on different mental performance related skills. Angela in based in Montreal, Québec, Canada.
Consultant and Speaker
Jonathan Lelièvre has a remarkable resume since completing his graduate studies in performance psychology at the University of Ottawa. Over the years, he has provided elite mental performance services to several high level sport programs (20+ different sports), through individual consultations and public speaking. Jonathan is a dedicated professional and lifelong learner, who spends countless of hours improving his craft through professional development seminars and self-reflection. Through his noticeable expertise, he attracts clients in all forms: athletes, artistic performers, police enforcers, musicians, firefighters, and paramedics. Amongst his extensive client list, Jonathan trains some of the best junior hockey players in Canada. His reputation is also recognized across the Atlantic in countries like France, Belgium and Morocco. Jonathan is an active blogger and radio commentator who shares his knowledge related to performance psychology. He is based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Consultant and Speaker
Alex Hodgins is a highly accomplished mental performance coach with a specialization in both individual and team performance. He has been the mental performance specialist over the past 4 years for the Canadian Women's National Soccer Team, working alongside some of the best coaches in the world. Together, they have built a winning culture by teaching the athletes how to play with clear intentions and confident minds. Over the years, Alex has helped athletes reach the podium at pinnacle events including the 2015 PanAms Games and the 2016 Olympic Games. This specialist utilizes advanced techniques in biofeedback, mindfulness and pressure management strategies to deliver consistent performances under the most challenging situations. His calm demeanor and his natural teaching abilities has benefited some of the most talented athletes, performers and teams across the country. He is a lifelong learner, pursuing personal and professional growth everyday. Alex resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Sieger Roorda is rapidly becoming a well-respected mental performance consultant. A former national level flatwater kayaker and canoe-kayak coach, Sieger has a passion for finding ways to better himself and his athletes. He is the mental performance coach of the nationally acclaimed University of Ottawa's men’s basketball team. Sieger’s excellent work and positive reputation in the field allowed him to expand his position to mental performance coordinator for all varsity teams at the University. From his own sporting background to his current work, Sieger now boasts immense experience with both team and individual sports, with committed clients ranging from performance realms such as soccer, football, basketball, swimming, rugby, track and field, canoe/kayak, ice hockey, combat sports, and musical performers. He finds his personal satisfaction from helping others pursue their passions and achieve their goals though a client-first approach. Sieger works out of Ottawa and Montreal.