The Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) is pleased to announce the appointment of SONIA PARMARto the role of Vice President, Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs.
Ms. Parmar most recently held the position of Director of Policy and Strategic Planning in the Regulatory Affairs Sector (RAS) of the Treasury Board Secretariat, bringing with her over 15 years of Health Canada experience, including a deep knowledge of the Food and Drug Act, Natural Health Product Regulations, and the Cannabis Act. Sonia will be responsible for continuing to shape our Association’s strategic vision on key priorities and policies that directly impact our members and the natural, organic and wellness industry.
“Supporting the regulatory environment in Canada is a cornerstone of what we do at CHFA,” said Aaron Skelton, President and CEO. “Sonia not only brings her deep regulatory knowledge to our Association but a strong understanding of the impact that government decisions have on our industry. Under her leadership, we will continue to bridge the gap in understanding between stakeholders, strengthening our mission for more Canadians to live well.”
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The Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) is Canada’s largest trade association dedicated to natural, organic and wellness products. As a national not-for-profit association, our members include manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers, distributors, and importers committed to getting more healthy living products into the hands of more Canadians.