Secretariat and Board Members

Members of Secretariat and Accreditation Board

Secretariat

Member representing Canadian Council of University Programs – Communication Sciences and Disorder (CCUP-CSD)
Chair of Secretariat

Karen Pollock, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Alberta

Member representing Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC)

Jennifer O’Donnell, M.Sc., S-LP(C), CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist and Clinical Coordinator
Speech-Language Pathology Department, Chaleur Regional Hospital

Member representing Canadian Alliance of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Regulators (CAASPR)

Celine Giroux, M.O.A
Orthophoniste/SLP, Directrice de la qualité de la pratique et secrétaire générale
Order of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists of Quebec (OOAQ)

 

Accreditation Board

Chair; Academic head/former head

Joy Armson, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Dalhousie University
Term:  2008-2012; 2017-2020

Co-chair; Academic head

Marc Pell, Ph.D.
Professor and Director, School of Sciences and Disorders
McGill University
Term:  2018-2019

Academic faculty member

Navid Shahnaz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Audiology and Speech Sciences
University of British Columbia
Term: 2018-2019

Clinician/clinical educator

Marie-Pier Gingras, MPO, MPA
Coordinator of Clinical Education, Speech-Language Pathology Program
Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Term: 2018-2021

Canadian Alliance of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Regulators (CAASPR) representative

Alexandra Carling-Rowland, Ph.D.
Director, Professional Practice and Quality Assurance
College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO)
Term:  2016-2019

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) representative

Meredith Wright, Ph.D., S-LP Reg.CASLPO
Director of Speech-Language Pathology and Communication Health Assistants
Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
Term: 2019-2022