Tanya Elliott is currently Vice President, Ontario for the Canadian Red Cross. The organization delivers programs and services focused in community health and wellness, disaster management, and prevention and safety. Prior to her current role, Tanya held the position of Director of Communications for the Red Cross. She has been actively involved in the evolution and growth of Red Cross's community support services for more than a decade, including an integration initiative resulting in the creation of a separate entity to deliver nursing, therapy and personal support services in Ontario. She is experienced in programming that builds capacity within diverse communities including First Nations. Tanya is passionate about strengthening the position of the community support sector and its role and voice in the future of health care.