Board of Governors



The Board of Governors (BOG) at CCNM has a combination of Naturopathic Doctors and layperson interested and invested in the success of the college, the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic (RSNC) and of naturopathic medicine in Canada. The BOG are members of the Institute of Naturopathic Education and Research (INER) which is registered as a charitable organization. 

The goals of the BOG are to oversee policy and ensure that the college is achieving its visions and goals. 





Dr. Colleen McQuarrie, B.Sc., BA, ND (Chair)

Clinic Director and Founder, 
Ottawa Integrative Health Centre 
Ottawa, Ontario


Dr. Carol Morley, B.Kin., ND (Vice-Chair)

Owner/Operator, Zawada Health 
Mississauga, Ontario


David Nostbakken, PhD

President, China Green Channel 
International Director and Executive Vice 
President, Ecology Global Network 
Ottawa, Ontario


Sameet Batavia, CA (Treasurer)

Pricewaterhouse Coopers 
Toronto, Ontario


Dr. Arnel Beaubrun, B.Sc., ND

Owner, Integra Naturopathics 
Calgary, Alberta


Rick Davey, PhD

Toronto, Ontario


Neil Davis, LLB

Partner, Davis Webb LLP 
Toronto, Ontario


Victoria Hemming, MBA

Ottawa, Ontario


Dr. Daphne Jurgens, B.Sc., ND

Ottawa, Ontario


Dr. Christine Davis, B.Sc. (Hons.), ND

Health Promotion Manager, Magna International 
Toronto, Ontario


Emily Bell

Student Governor 
Class of 2019


Ron Noble, MBA

Toronto, Ontario


Dr. Gannady Raskin, ND

Miami, Florida


Eileen Tobey, APR, F(CPRS)

President, beSPEAK 
Toronto, Ontario


Non-voting representatives

Bob Bernhardt, PhD

President/CEO, CCNM


Dr. Lindsey White, ND (Staff Representative)

Programs & Outreach Coordinator, CCNM


Dr. Kimberlee Blyden-Taylor, ND (Faculty Representative)

Clinic Faculty, CCNM


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Toronto, ON M2K 1E2


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