Board of Directors

CCO is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, which consists of up to 16 elected Career College owners and managers. The composition of the board reflects the diversity in the sector, with owners and managers coming from varied backgrounds and college sizes.

The collective experience and diversity of the board serves to ensure that the needs of the membership are met and each individual college's voice is heard.

Executive Committee

John Nelson
Board Chair

Canadian Business College
2 Bloor Street West, 22nd Floor
Toronto, ON M4W 3E2
Phone: (416) 925-9929
Fax: (416) 925-9220

Adriana Costenaro
Vice Board Chair

Bryan College of Applied Health
& Business Sciences Inc.

1200 Lawrence Avenue West
North York, ON M6A 1E3
Phone: (416) 630-6300
Fax: (416) 630-9066

Luisa Tanzi

Trebas Institute
2340 Dundas Street West
2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M6P 4A9
Phone: (514) 845-4141
Fax: (514) 845-2581

JP Roszell
Executive Committee Member

Anderson College of Health, Business and Technology
180 Bloor Street West, Suite 400
Toronto, ON M5S 2V6
(416) 466-6107 


Stephen Bartolini

KLC College: Healthcare, Business, Education
742 Arlington Park Place
Kingston, ON K7M 8H9
Phone: (613) 384-6194

Chris Bissylas

Willis College
85 O'Connor Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5M6
Phone: (613) 233-1128

Rodney D'Souza

CDI College
280-33 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON L5B 2N5
(289) 327-0278 Ext. 2200

Rose Elia

Anderson College of Health, Business and Technology
180 Bloor Street West, Suite 400
Toronto, ON M5S 2V6
(416) 466-6107 

Frank Gerencser

triOS College Business Technology Healthcare
6755 Mississauga Road, Suite 103
Mississauga, ON L5N 7Y2
Phone: (905) 814-7212 Ext. 1011
Fax: (905) 814-8905

George Hood Herzing College
202-220 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M5B 2H1
Phone: (416) 599-6996
Fax: (416) 599-0192

Greg Nichol

RCC Institute of Technology
2000 Steeles Avenue West
Concord, ON L4K 4N1
Phone: (905) 669-0544
Fax: (905) 699-0551

Mark O'Shaughnessy

Institute of Technical Trades
749 Warden Avenue
Scarborough, ON M1L 4A8
Phone: (416) 750-1950
Fax: (416) 750-4702

Adrian Sharma

Cestar College of Business, Health and Technology
400-265 Yorkland Blvd.
Toronto, ON M2J 1S5
Phone: (416) 485-8588 Ext. 8002
Fax: (416) 485-3505

Des Soye Algonquin Careers Academy
3025 Huron Street, Suite 600
Mississauga, ON L5A 2H1
Phone: (416) 577-9902
Fax: (905) 361-0603

Carmen Valero

Canadian College of Educators
2345 Stanfield Road, Suite 302
Mississauga, ON L4Y 3Y3
Phone: (905) 896-0000
Fax: (905) 896-9252

Meenakshi Vyas

Academy of Learning College
1310 Dundas Street, East, Unit 4
Mississauga, ON L4Y 2C1
Phone: (905) 273-6788
Fax: (905) 273-3114

External Advisors

Carol Bruni

Regulatory Matters
Phone: (647) 220-0667

Cheryl Russell-Julien

Hands on Practical Solutions
Phone: (613) 725-7456

Dr. Terry Miosi

Quality Assessors International
Phone: (905) 528-2829

Don Thibert

Don Thibert and Associates
Phone: (226) 363-0462




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