A great deal of Council's work takes place at the committee level. Committees report and make recommendations to council for decision and action.

All Council and committee decisions are in keeping with the ACP's values and vision, and support the strategic plan. The registrar or his designate is a resource to the committees. Committee members are appointed by the president.

 View the criteria for selecting committee members

This committee develops, implements, and maintains a continuing competence program that provides for regulated members to maintain competence and to enhance the provision of professional services.

It also fulfills the legislative responsibilities of the Practice Review Committee and Continuing Education Committee as outlined in the Health Professions Act and Pharmacist Profession Regulations.

Competence committee Terms of Reference


  • Melissa Dechaine – Chair
  • Jennifer Teichroeb – Vice Chair
  • Brittany Audette
  • Randeep Kaur
  • Dylan Moulton
  • Shae-lynn Sage
  • Bonnie Serroul
  • Michael Wolowyk

This committee looks after college business that arises from and between Council meetings in accordance with the goals, objectives, policies, programs, and budget of the college.

Committee members include the president, president elect, executive member at large, past president, and the registrar (ex-officio). The committee meets at least twice each year or at the call of the chair.

Executive committee Terms of Reference


  • Irene Pfeiffer – President (Chair)
  • Peter Macek – Past President
  • Patrick Zachar – President-Elect
  • Jane Wachowich – Executive Member at Large

Hearing Tribunal/Complaint review committee Terms of Reference

Hearing Tribunal/Complaint Review pool members

  • Anjli Acharya
  • Erin Albrecht
  • Tanner Bengry
  • Rhonda Bodnarchuk
  • Kelly Boparai
  • Brad Couldwell
  • Tiana Cunningham
  • Kamal Dullat
  • Jenny Edwards
  • Peter Eshenko
  • Mary Gunther
  • Sarah Gutenberg
  • Rick Hackman
  • Gillian Hansen
  • Chris Heitland
  • Yasir Iqbal
  • Kevin Kowalchuk
  • Naeem Ladhani
  • Lisa Lix
  • Anita McDonald
  • Mehul Patel
  • Kory Sloan
  • Ted Szumlas
  • Jennifer Teichroeb
  • Pat Thomson
  • Cassandra Woit

Section 65 committee members

  • Jim Johnston
  • Kelly Olstad
  • Dianne Veniot

This committee identifies Council members and other pharmacists who may provide leadership to or on behalf of the college. It also nominates candidates to fill executive positions on Council and the boards or committees of external organizations.

Nominating committee Terms of Reference 


  • Patrick Zachar – President-Elect (Chair)
  • Rick Hackman – Former Council Member
  • Dana Lyons – Council Member
  • Irene Pfeiffer – Public Member
  • Jason West – Public Member