BCIA Council proudly announces that effective January 1, 2018 JP Ellson, the current Executive Director has been appointed permanently as Executive Director/Registrar for the Institute. Concurrently Council also appointed Laurena Olsen permanently to the new position of Deputy Registrar.
Laurena will oversee membership applications and the registration of members, under the direction of the Registrar. Over the past months, Laurena has been working closely with applicants, membership and the Credentials Committee and has transitioned smoothly into the Deputy Registrar position. Given his extensive legal experience, in addition to his Executive Director and Registrar duties JP will also take direct responsibility for the complaint and discipline aspects of BCIA.