The College of Massage Therapists would like to announce the acclamation of three registrants to the Council of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. In accordance with By-law #2, an election was planned for Districts 1, 6 and 9. Through the nomination process, the following registrants were acclaimed in their electoral districts:
In District 1, Karen Sosnowski, RMT, was acclaimed.
In District 6, Jennifer Da Ponte, RMT, was acclaimed.
In District 9, Amy Frost, RMT, was acclaimed.
The Council is the governing body for all College affairs. The powers, responsibilities and duties of Council are described in the Regulated Health Professions Act 1991 (RHPA), the Massage Therapy Act (MTA) and the By-Laws of the College. The Council and its members have a collective and individual legal responsibility for ensuring that the College administers the legislation and related practice resources established by the Council. The Council has a specific duty to serve and protect the public interest in accordance with the objects of the RHPA.
The College wishes to thank all nominees for putting their names forward and participating in this important process which is central to self-regulation of the profession. We welcome Karen Sosnowski, RMT, Jennifer Da Ponte, RMT, and Amy Frost, RMT, to Council for a three year term, commencing at the first Council meeting of the year on February 10, 2014.
Corinne Flitton, Registrar & CEO
College of Massage Therapists of Ontario
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