Board of Directors

The Canadian Dental Assistants Association (CDAA) is operated by a volunteer Board of Directors of up to 14 members, including: the President, Past President, Vice President, one representative from each CDAA Organization Member, one representative from the Canadian Forces Dental Services and other positions the Board deems necessary.

The President, Past-President and Vice President each serve a one-year term.

Provincial and Territorial representatives are elected or appointed to a two year term, which can be extended to a maximum of three consecutive terms.

The officers of the CDAA are the President, Past-President, Vice President and the Executive Director.


Tammy Thomson


Sina Allegro-Sacco

Past President

Michelle Fowler, RDA

Alberta Director

Dianne Hennig

Manitoba Director

Sina Allegro-Sacco

Québec Director

Erin Chiasson

New Brunswick Director

Julien Robichaud

Nova Scotia Director

Judy Oakley, RDA

Newfoundland Director

Katerine Loaiza

Royal Canadian Dental Corps

Chief Warrant Officer Duane Forward