Susan Lessard-Friesen is the Registrar of the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba. The College is mandated to protect the public by ensuring and promoting safe, patient-centred and progressive pharmacy practice in collaboration with other health-care providers. Susan has been with the College for over 20 years in a variety of roles serving as Director of the Professional Development Program, acting chair of the Interprofessional Continuing Professional Development Network for the Health Professions in Manitoba (iCPD Manitoba) and Deputy Registrar. She has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare field including pharmacy practice in hospital and the community in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Ontario and teaching at the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Health Sciences’ College of Pharmacy. Susan is the recipient of the 2013 Manitoba Pharmaceutical Association Patient Safety Award and the 2014 MIPS Patient Safety Champion Award. She is member of a number of provincial, national and international pharmacy-related organizations. Susan was nominated by the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba.