EXECUTIVE & COUNCIL

Nova Scotia Regulated Health Professions Network Executive

The Network is governed by a Council consisting of members identified in the Regulated Health Professions Act. The Council elects or appoints the Executive Committee composed of members as set out in the Network By-Laws. The Network’s Executive Director is an ex-officio member of Council and the Executive Committee.

Executive Committee Members

College of Paramedics of Nova Scotia: Karl Kowalczyk, Executive Director/Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Social Workers: Alec Stratford, Executive Director/Registrar

College of Dental Hygienists: Stacy Bryan, Registrar/CAO

Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists: Mark Williams, Executive Director/Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Nursing: Heather Totten, Senior Director, Governance and General Counsel

Nova Scotia Regulated Health Professions Network: Jennifer Hemeon, Executive Director

Nova Scotia Regulated Health Professions Network Council Members

Member Representatives (eligible to vote)

College of Dental Hygienists of Nova Scotia: Stacy Bryan, Registrar/CAO

Nova Scotia College of Nursing: Sue Smith, Chief Executive Officer and Registrar

College of Occupational Therapists of Nova Scotia: Kevin Wong, Registrar

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia: Dr. D.A. (Gus) Grant, Registrar/CEO

Denturist Licensing Board: Maureen Hope, Registrar

Midwifery Regulatory Council of Nova Scotia: Jenny Wright, Registrar/Executive Director

Nova Scotia College of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Professionals: Julie Avery, Executive Director/Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Social Workers: Alec Stratford, Executive Director/Registrar

Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology: Dr. Gordon Butler, Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors: Dr. Janis Noseworthy, Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists: John Hubert, Registrar & Executive Director

Nova Scotia College of Dispensing Opticians: Brigitte MacInnes, Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Medical Laboratory Technologists: Janice Jones, Executive Director/Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Optometrists: Dr. Carl Davis

Nova Scotia College of Pharmacists: Bev Zwicker, Registrar and CEO

Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists: Mark Williams, Registrar

Nova Scotia College of Respiratory Therapists: Tara Boudreau, Registrar

Nova Scotia Dental Technicians Association: Christian Hall, President

Nova Scotia College of Dietitians and Nutritionists: Amanda Connors, Interim Executive Director

Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia: Dr. Doug Mackey, Registrar

College of Paramedics of Nova Scotia: Karl Kowalczyk,  Executive Director/Registrar

Member Representatives (non voting)

Nova Scotia Regulated Health Professions Network:  Jennifer Hemeon, Executive Director

Department of Health and Wellness: Mark Lewis, Manager, Legislative Policy and Health Profession Regulation and Melissa Sponagle, Senior Legislative Policy Analyst

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