Shenda Tanchak has been the Registrar and CEO of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (CPO) since June 2012.
Shenda received her LLB from the University of Toronto and was called to the bar in 1992. She has more than 18 years of experience working in the health regulatory community, and joined CPO from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario where she most recently served as Senior Advisor to the Executive Office.
Shenda’s progressive experience in the regulatory environment includes diverse roles such as Complaints Investigator, Manager of Complaints, Policy Analyst, Manager of Policy and Manager of Special Projects.
Known throughout the regulatory community as a compelling speaker, educator and thought leader, Shenda demonstrates the complete range of skills required to ensure the College continues to deliver on its mission, vision and strategic goals.