Contact Us

CAO National Office

234 Argyle Ave.
Ottawa, ON   K2P 1B9
Toll Free: 888-263-4676
Fax: 613-235-2098
General Inquiries:

Media Contacts 

Director of Communications and Marketing
Rhona Lahey, Ext 213

Communications Coordinator
Catherine Heinmiller, Ext 210

Chief Executive Officer
Laurie Clement, Ext 212


Vision at Work
Director, Doug Dean, Ext. 215

Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant (CCOA) Program
Manager, Danielle Paquette, Ext. 211

CAO Staff

Senior Manager, Government & Stakeholder Relations
Laurel Craib-Laurin, Ext 214

Manager of Finance & Operations
Maria Georgescu, Ext 217

Office Administrator
Marie-Therese Robinson, Ext 216

Policy and Research Consultant (P/T)
Dr. Kirsten North, Ext 219