Connie Chong

Connie Chong is a health care management professional and currently works in health profession regulation as the Registrar/Executive Director of the College of Opticians of British Columbia.She has spoken across Canada on safe patient care. She holds a BA in International Relations from the University of Calgary and a Master of Health Administration from the University of British Columbia. She is also a Certified Health Executive candidate at the Canadian College of Health Leaders.

Connie is passionate about leadership, social innovation and community development. She has served the local community in various past volunteer positions such as the Chair of Communications at Global Agents for Change and the National Communications Coordinator for Emerging Health Leaders. She has also volunteered internationally in Tanzania, providing HIV/AIDS community support with Foot2Afrika.