Dear Gatehouse Community,

I am reaching out to you all today to announce the resignation of Brad Hutchinson effective as of October 18, 2019. Brad is leaving due to being offered another position with another company.

Since Brad joined The Gatehouse team in 2014, he has been a valuable and well-respected member of our team, bringing wisdom and expertise in mindfulness. Meditation and mental health. We will miss Brad’s positive attitude, empathy, and professionalism. Furthermore, he will continue to deliver ASIST Suicide Intervention training in 2020 through The Gatehouse.

We honour his decision and wish him all the best in his future endeavours. We are forever grateful to him for his insight, support and transformational energy that he brought to The Gatehouse over the past 5+ years in the roles of Executive Director and Lead Trainer/ASIST.

On behalf of everyone at The Gatehouse please wish Brad all the best for the future. His email will remain active for 30 days and available if you would like to send him a message at please feel free to do so.

With utmost and sincere gratitude,

Maria Barcelos

Maria Barcelos, Executive Director, MA[c], B.A. Justice Studies, HRM Diploma & ASIST