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Contacting the CVO

The College building has re-opened to the public. To protect the health and safety of our staff members, please continue to wear a face mask when you visit.

Please note: The College office is relocating as of November 8, 2022. As of November 8, the College will be located at 71 Hanlon Creek Blvd., Guelph, Ontario N1C 1C2.

College of Veterinarians
of Ontario

2106 Gordon Street Guelph,
Ontario N1L 1G6

Tel. (519) 824-5600 / 1 (800) 424-2856
Fax (519) 824-6497 1 (888) 662-9479

General Inquiries

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.



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File a Complaint

Anyone who believes a veterinarian has not acted or treated them professionally can submit a complaint to the College. Visit the investigations and hearings section of the website to learn more about how to file a complaint.
(519) 824-5600

Find a Veterinarian

The College's Public Register is available through the Find a Veterinarian online search tool. The Public Register includes information about veterinarians who are licensed with the College.

(519) 824-5600

Practice Advisory Service

The practice advisory service is available to anyone seeking information related to the regulations, policy and expectations associated with the practice of veterinary medicine in Ontario.
1-800-424-2856 extension 2401

College President

The 2022 President of the College Council is Dr. Lorie Gold.

Staff Directory
Registrar's Office

The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer provides oversight to the College staff and supports implementation of Council's decisions.

Robinson, Jan (she/her)
Registrar & CEO

(519) 824-5600 x-2226

Jeyaraman, Krithika (she/her)
Community Engagement Strategist

(519) 824-5600 x-2264


The licensure team ensures only qualified veterinarians are licensed to practise in Ontario.

Tooze, Shilo (she/her)
Associate Registrar, Licensure

(519) 824-5600 x-2231

Adams, Sarah (she/her)
Associate, Licensure and Professional Corporations

(519) 824-5600 x-2223

Pocobene, Marisa (she/her)
Associate, Licensure & Investigations

(519) 824-5600 x 2244

Sproule, Lindsay (she/her)
Principal, Licensure & Professional Corporations

(519) 824-5600 x-2228

Investigations and Hearings

The investigations and hearings team receives, investigates, and acts upon concerns related to a veterinarian's practice or conduct.

Larocque, Colette
Principal, Investigations & Hearings

(519) 824-5600 x-2227

Evanitski, Phillip
Associate, Investigations

(519) 824-5600 x-2265

Fischer, Martin
Investigations & Inspections Specialist

(519) 824-5600 x-2238

Mulak, Kristina (she/her)
Decision & Reasons Writer

Rose, Cindy (she/her)
Associate, Investigations & Hearings

(519) 824-5600 x-2233

Quality Practice

The quality practice team supports veterinarians in their efforts to maintain and improve their knowledge and skills throughout their careers.

Lambert, Kim (she/her)
Associate Registrar, Quality Practice

(519) 824-5600 x-2236

Ewles, Emily (she/her)
Principal, Quality Assurance & Improvement

(519) 824-5600 x-2240

Janakovic, Cindy (she/her)
Associate, Quality Practice

(519) 824-5600 x-2222

Sabatini, Susan (she/her)
Practice Advisor

(519) 824-5600 x-2401


Veterinarians in Ontario must practise from an accredited veterinary facility. The College's accreditation team ensures all veterinary facilities in Ontario provide a professional environment and contain the essential equipment required for patient care.

Bharij, Aneeta
Principal, Accreditation

(519) 824-5600 x-2230

Myers, Brooke
Associate, Accreditation

(519) 824-5600 x-2266

Darmon, Adrian
Accreditation Inspector

Jongkind, Danielle
Accreditation Inspector

Muller, Wilf
Accreditation Inspector

Swatman, John
Accreditation Inspector

Wideman, Wendy
Accreditation Inspector

Corporate Services

The corporate services team administers various aspects of the College's functions including Council and Committee meetings, human resources, and information technology.

Ready, Beth (she/her)
Executive Partner, Corporate Services

(519) 824-5600 x-2224

Cull, Pamela (she/her)
Ambassador, Corporate Services

(519) 824-5600 x-2221

Coles, Ashley
Data and Technology Specialist

(519) 824-5600 x-2234

Ellery, Sarah
Records & Risk Officer

(519) 824-5600 x-2225

Standards and Policy

The policy team supports Council's work to develop documents that increase the clarity of the College's expectations of all veterinarians.

Kirby, Sarah (she/her)
Senior Policy & Projects Specialist

(519) 824-5600 x-2237

Pieters, Kali (she/her)
Associate, Project Research

(519) 824-5600 x-2243


The communications team prepares the College publications, manages the website and responds to media inquiries.

Huson, Kim (she/her)
Executive Partner, Communications

(519) 824-5600 x-2245

Rivas, Jocelyn (she/her)
Associate, Communications

(519) 824-5600 x 2229