The College of Massage Therapists is pleased to announce the results of its recent election to the Council of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario. In accordance with By-law #2, elections were held in two districts:
District 3: Lisa Tucker, RMT of District 3 has been elected to Council. Lauren Carnegie was the unsuccessful candidate.
District 8: Nancy Engstrom, RMT has been elected to Council. Deny Brulotte, Andrew Komer and Phil Rowland were the unsuccessful candidates.
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 both Lisa Tucker and Nancy Engstrom to Council for a three year term, commencing at the first Council meeting of the year on February 12, 2013.
Dated this 21st day of January 2013.
Corinne Flitton, Registrar (Acting)
College of Massage Therapists of Ontario
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