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New Council leadership elected

Council elects Naomi Thick, RN, as President

Naomi Thick, RN.

Naomi Thick, RN

At their March meeting, Council elected Naomi Thick, RN, as President, effective Tuesday, June 7, 2022. Thick first joined Council in 2017. She is currently serving as Council's Vice-President RN.

Thick is a Clinical Manager in the Hematology & Oncology, MDU & Dialysis program at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).

Raj Kaur, RPN

Raj Kaur, RPN

Council elected Raj Kaur, RPN, as Vice-President RPN. Kaur specializes in wound care and is the Assistant Director of Care at Parkwood Mennonite Home in Waterloo.

Patricia Sullivan-Taylor, RN

Patricia Sullivan-Taylor, RN

Council elected Patricia Sullivan-Taylor, RN, as Vice-President RN. Sullivan-Taylor is an executive lead with Accreditation Canada and the Health Standards Organization, responsible for strategy, policy and partner engagement.


Fidelia Osime, Public MemberMaria Sheculski, Public Member
Fidelia Osime, Public Member Maria Sheculski, Public Member
Council also elected public members Fidelia Osime, an HR professional, and Maria Sheculski, a retired educator, to the Executive Committee. Council is made up of both nurses and members of the public, and a combination make up the Executive Committee. The Executive provides leadership to Council and facilitates the efficient and effective functioning of Council and its committees.

CNO thanks all its Council members for their contribution to regulating nursing in the public interest.

You can learn more about Council at www.cno.org/council.

Page last reviewed March 10, 2022