Board of Directors


As trustees, the elected Board members bring time, talent and energy to the work of Dietitians of Canada. These members steer the organization by setting the strategic direction and ensuring that DC remains strong, vibrant and relevant to members and the profession. Positions include a director from each of the six regions, a director representing students and new professionals, the Chair, and the Chair-Elect.

Phyllis Marsch
Winnipeg, MB
Doug Cook
Northwest and Central Ontario Region
Toronto, ON
Judy Sheeshka
Chair Elect
Surrey, BC
Jean Helps
Manitoba and Saskatchewan Region
Winnipeg, MB
Sue Conlan
Atlantic Region
Halifax, NS
Colinda Hunter
Alberta & the Territories Region
Edmonton, AB
Joane Routhier
Northeast and Québec Region
Kirkland, QC
Nicole Spencer
British Columbia Region
Vancouver, BC
Melissa Baker
Students & New Professionals
Vancouver, BC

Chief Executive Officer

Marsha Sharp
Chief Executive Officer
Dietitians of Canada
Toronto, ON


  • Members of the Board of Directors for Dietitians of Canada can be contacted at