Founding & Past Board Members

Canadian practitioners of herbal medicine are finally united.  History was made on February 19 & 20th 2005 when the Canadian Council of Herbalist Associations (CCHA) was officially formed in Vancouver BC.

Founding Members

President ~ 1 year term:  Michael Vertolli,  Ontario Herbalists Association
Vice President West ~ 2 year term:  Gillian, Leverkus,  British Columbia Herbalists Association
Vice President East ~ 3 year term: Valérie Lanctôt-Bédard,  Guilde des herboristes du Québec
Secretary/Treasurer (term undecided):  Capucine Chartrand,  Guilde des herboristes du Québec

Past Board Members

Gillian, Leverkus, BC
Amanda Howe, BC
Paula Skalnek, BC
James Christian, BC
Lindsay Hounslow, BC

Terry Willard, Alberta
Annette Bossert, Alberta
Deborah Catton, Alberta
Jeananne Laing, Alberta
Robert Rogers, Alberta
Bree Nabholz, Alberta
Kristy Garnet, Alberta

Flo Lavalie, Saskatchewan

Michael Vertolli, Ontario
Rick DeSylva, Ontario
Marianne Beacon, Ontario

Valérie Lanctôt-Bédard, Quebec
Capucine Chartrand, Quebec
Linda Brosseau, Quebec
Marie Jutras, Quebec
Geneviève Sirois, Quebec
Anais de Valicourt, Quebec
Sarah-Maria LeBlanc, Quebec
Johanne Fontaine, Quebec

Megan Tardif-Woolgar, New Brunswick

Danette Steele, Nova Scotia
Savayda Jarone, Nova Scotia

Robin Round, Yukon

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