• Kay Prince, founder of Emergence, is an authority on how the lessons of survivorship can bring joy, passion and meaning to the lives of survivors. With over 25 years’ experience in coaching and training, Kay is an author, a corporate coach and a former columnist for a Denver newspaper. Prior to Emergence, Kay created and led a national executive coaching practice offering life, career and entrepreneurial coaching. Recently featured in Breast Cancer Wellness magazine, Kay was the Keynote Speaker and workshop facilitator on the 2017 Breast Cancer Wellness Thrivers Caribbean Cruise. She has served on the Advisory Board of the University of Arizona Women’s Studies Department, volunteers with  the Make-A-Wish Foundation and was named as one of Arizona’s Women on the Move. She holds a BA degree in Education.

Our Philosophy


  • Positive Approach: Rediscovering and reconnecting with individual strengths, talents, passions and experiences that provide joy, health and satisfaction in life
  • Highest Self: Remembering and reconnecting with highest and best selves
  • Wholeness: Belief that survivors are naturally resourceful, whole and intuitively have answers within
  • Inspiration: Belief that survivors become and stay healthier when they have an inspiring life vision
  • Individual Attention: Retreats are limited to 10 participants
  • Facilitated Self-discovery: Guiding survivors to listen to their intuition and inner knowing thus accessing personal wisdom