The CSNN Alumni Association

Our mission

CSNNAA is a national not-for-profit professional organization and we currently represent the largest number of holistic nutrition professionals

in Canada. We are dedicated to the support and advancement of those who have graduated from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition (

Our mission is to establish CSNNAA as the starting point for CSNN grads. Through community, information and partnership we endeavour to support, encourage and guide all holistic nutritional professionals to achieve success.

We support the interests of the holistic nutrition industry in order to improve awareness and recognition about the benefits of a holistic nutrition approach for the general public, insurance companies and within the medical and wellness industries.

Both a professional and an alumni association, we legally own the CSNN Registry.

Our values guide our association

We value our members

  • We are focused on creating trust and confidence within our community
  • We respect and value our member’s input
  • We stand behind our members and are committed to their success

We act with integrity

  • We are respectful of the contribution of each of our cohort health care professions
  • We act in partnership with our colleagues, suppliers and sponsors
  • We are supportive of our Branch Managers and their initiatives in education

We support our members

  • We are committed to offering value with a comprehensive range of benefits
  • We endeavour to create strategic industry partnerships for our members
  • We understand our members’ needs because we are CSNN graduates

We create a better world

  • We are here to make a positive difference in the community we all share

The Alumni Association Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the CSNNAA-comprised of passionate former grads of CSNN with diverse backgrounds and experience who commit to a three-year term.

The Board of Directors is responsible for managing the affairs of the CSNNAA according to by-laws and a Code of Ethics approved through voting by the membership. The by-laws are periodically revised and voted upon as necessary at the Annual General Meeting of the CSNNAA.

Michelle Weir

Acting President and Vice President & Secretary, Board of Director

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Pat Farouk

Treasurer, Board of Director

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Emma Levez Larocque

Communications Manager

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Joanna Brown

Social Media Manager

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Elena Pintilie

Administrative Assistant

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The Alumni Association Advisory Committee

Advisory committee members provide recommendations and advice to the Board of Directors of CSNNAA.

Luka Symons

Calgary, AB

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Janice Amirault

Maritimes/East Coast

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Shonda Holt

Edmonton, AB

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Melody Byblow

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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Stephanie Long

Victoria, BC

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Leslie Dickie

Vancouver Island, BC

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CSNN Alumni Corporate Partners

CSNNAA is proud to work with these sponsors.








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