Staff Directory

Do you have a question or need advice? Our highly-qualified staff is available to answer questions on a wide range of topics and issues.

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College of Physiotherapists of Ontario
375 University Avenue, Suite 800
Toronto ON  M5G 2J5

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday (excluding statutory holidays)
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Tel: 416-591-3828 
Toll Free: 1-800-583-5885
Fax: 416-591-3834

Executive Office

Shenda Tanchak, Registrar & CEO – ext. 252

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Rod Hamilton, Associate Registrar, Policy & Quality Management – ext. 232
(Contact Rod for government relations information and to provide feedback on strategic initiatives)

Anita Ashton, Associate Registrar, Professional Conduct & Registration – ext. 225
(Contact Anita for professional conduct and registration initiatives)

Fiona Campbell, Senior Physiotherapist Advisor – ext. 243

Joyce Huang, Policy Analyst – ext. 255

Tejia Bain, Junior Policy Analyst – ext. 244

Elicia Ramdhin, Executive Assistant – ext. 231

Practice Advisor

Practice Advisor—ext. 241


Mary Kennedy,
Manager, Registration – ext. 251

Theron Vieira, 
Administrator, Registration – ext. 230

Aaron Stelmach, Administrator, Registration
ext. 246

General Registration Line - Ext. 222
(Theron and Aaron can be reached at this extension or email address for registration, professional corporation inquiries, to change your information and for letters of professional standing.) 

Professional Conduct

Tess Currie, Associate & Decision Writer, Professional Conductext. 227

Sandra Keough
, Investigator Professional Conduct – ext. 233 

Jimmy Nicholas, Investigator, Professional Conduct – ext. 226

Lauren Coyle, Junior Investigator, Professional Conduct – ext. 223

If you have concerns about the practice or conduct of a physiotherapist or a person who is pretending to be a physiotherapist, please email or contact Tess Currie at 416-591-3828 ext. 227 or 1-800-583-5885 ext. 227. 


Lisa Pretty
, Director of Communications – ext. 234
(Contact Lisa to provide feedback on College publications, the website and for media inquiries)
Connie Fong, Design & Content Management Specialist – ext. 248

Tova Wallace, Communications Coordinator – ext. 254

Corporate Services

Robyn MacArthur, Director of Corporate Services – ext. 245

Maria Ramirez
, Human Resources and Records Management Specialist – ext. 237

Aja Staples, Business Intelligence Analyst – ext. 299

Fazal Raza, Accounting Coordinator – ext. 221

Subbiah Lakshmanan, Associate, Corporate Services – ext. 256 

Quality Assurance

Shelley Martin, Manager, Quality Assurance – ext. 224
(Contact Shelley for information about the Quality Assurance framework and policies)

Cici Czigler, Associate, Quality Assurance – ext. 238
(Contact Cici for information about the Quality Assurance Program) 

Michelle Legara , Associate, Registration & Quality Assurance – ext. 229