Board Roles

The Board of Directors for the Manitoba Veterinary Technologists Association (MVTA) is comprised of 12 dedicated veterinary professionals who have a total of over 115 years combine experience in the field. Elected by members, these committed volunteers advocate and promote the veterinary technologist profession throughout Manitoba as well as on a national level. By leading and supporting the interests of technologists in the province, the MVTA’s objective is to advance the profession through education opportunities and advocating for greater scope of practice, while also growing public awareness of the role a technologist plays in veterinary medicine.

Members of the MVTA Board of Directors, have represented technologists on the following boards/committees:

  • MVTA Advisory Committee
  • MVMA Council
  • RVTTC Board
  • RRC AHT Program Advisory Committee
  • Canadian Animal Blood Bank

Board Members

Melanie Browning, RVT

PRESIDENT

Coral Doherty, RVT

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Cindy Sontag, RVT

PAST PRESIDENT

Robyn Winters, RVT

SECRETARY / TREASURER

Ada Pinho, RVT

MEMBER RELATIONS DIRECTOR

Mark Evachewski, RVT

RVTTC DIRECTOR

Cindy Sontag, RVT

RVTTC DIRECTOR

Heather Laurie, RVT

CE DIRECTOR

Jennifer Peters, RVT

CE DIRECTOR

Ashley Recksiedler, RVT

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Jessica Hammond, RVT

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Lisa Rea, RVT

MEMBER AT LARGE