Darrin Hotte is committed to empowering individuals and groups to work through conflict, transition and crisis. He has over 25 years of leadership experience and specialized training in the areas of conflict, complex family systems and relationships. He is passionate about building, restoring and preserving health within companies, families, communities and organizations.
His mediation practice is focused on Separation/Divorce, Family Business, Corporate Training and Non-Profit/Faith Based Organizations. He has an exceptional ability in assisting two or more people to become “unstuck” in their conflict and helping people take advantage of the opportunities conflict can bring.
Having served in leadership positions at all levels (Senior Pastor, Director, Committee Chair and Volunteer) in various ministries in BC and Alberta, Darrin has been instrumental in guiding families and groups to achieve specific goals while strengthening relationships within the team. Using his gifts in mediation, leadership, mentoring, coaching and teaching, he has facilitated groups, families and individuals to take crucial and positive steps forward. He has led ministries involving between 150 and 800 people.
Darrin is a Certified Comprehensive Family Mediator (Family Mediation Canada) and a Member of the Family Roster of Mediate BC. He has a Certificate in Conflict Resolution: Family Mediation Specialization (Justice Institue of British Columbia) and has also attained an MDiv (Regent College) and a BA in Psychology/Sociology (Concordia College).
He enjoys running, weight training, hockey, golf, cycling and photography and is also the drummer for the jazz band 49 North. However, his greatest joy is found in his wife and two children.