Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Chiropractic Association of Alberta is proud to be representing the chiropractic members of Alberta!

The Board will focus on promoting and advocating for its members and the chiropractic profession and has a wide representation from across the province.

The Board consists of:

Dr. Natalie Carrington

Chair – Dr. Natalie Carrington

Dr. Carrington has been a chiropractor for over 25 years at the Diamond Valley Chiropractic and Health Centre in Black Diamond, AB. She is passionate about the health of her patients and the importance of the chiropractic profession. She is an active member of the chiropractic profession, as the current Chair of the Chiropractic Associations of Alberta, past Alberta representative for the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, and she is a past board member of the Health Professions Advisory Board and Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors.

When Dr. Carrington is not hard at work improving patients lives, you can find her teaching yoga at Centered on Centre Yoga Studio in Black Diamond, AB or spending time with her husband Greg and family travelling and adventuring.

Dr. Kelly Fleck

Vice Chair – Dr. Kelly Fleck

Dr. Fleck practices at the Baseline Chiropractic and Wellness Centre in Sherwood Park, AB. Dr. Fleck’s journey began at a very young age when he experienced an injury as a child. His chiropractic experience greatly influenced his life, with the warmth and passion that his chiropractor showed. This experience has shaped Dr. Fleck into the individual he is today, treating his patients with the same warmth, care, and compassion. Dr. Fleck is active in promoting the benefits of chiropractic care to his community and has spent a large part of his of his professional career advocating for the profession. He served for seven years as board member and Vice President with the Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors. He is dedicated to increasing the footprint of chiropractic care and wellness throughout the province of Alberta.

When Dr. Fleck is not at the office, you can find him coaching his kids at the local rinks and spending time with his family. As a family we love to traveling and enjoying our summers together at the lake.

Dr. Dale Macdonald

Member – Dr. Dale Macdonald

Dr. Macdonald holds a post-doctoral sport sciences fellowship and utilizes this in his role as clinical director of Elite Sport Performance; a multidisciplinary sport injury in Calgary and Calgary PRP Clinic; an image-guided joint health clinic. He simultaneously leads the Knee Clinic, one of the only private knee clinics in Alberta. He is the co-founder of the Stampede Road Race, and recipient of Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 Award and Business in Calgary Magazine’s Leader Award.

An avid runner, mountain biker and motocross racer, Dr. Macdonald has had ample opportunity to familiarize himself a bit too-closely with musculoskeletal injury.

Dr. Elaine Screaton

Member – Dr. Elaine Screaton

Dr. Screaton is a passionate chiropractor who wants to contribute to the community she grew up in. As part of the Synergea Family Health Centre in northwest Calgary, she believes that a holistic and integrative approach to movement is key. Dr. Screaton utilizes manual adjustments, mobilizations, and soft tissue therapy to improve her patient’s wellness journey.

When Dr. Screaton is not at the office, you can find her weight lifting, playing volleyball, or golfing with her husband. She also loves spending time with family and doing agility classes with her dog, a 7lb Chihuahua.

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Member – Dr. Jennifer Adams-Hessel

Dr. Adams-Hessel has been practicing as a chiropractor for 28 years. She enjoys sharing her time between a rural practice in the town of Grimshaw and in a multi-discipline city practice in Grande Prairie, Alberta. Dr. Adams-Hessel has been active her communities over the years volunteering as a basketball coach and in a governance role as a school board trustee. Her experience in governance and her years of practice have helped to prepare her for this new role as a member of the inaugural Chiropractic Association of Alberta.

When Dr. Adams-Hessel is not in the office you can find her downhill or cross country skiing, hiking, and mountain biking on the Alberta trails with her husband and son.

Dr. Jacqueline Boyd

Member – Dr. Jacqueline Boyd

Dr. Boyd was introduced to chiropractic through her personal experience with back pain, however, it was the changes in her overall health that compelled her to join the profession. After graduating from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, she moved to Alberta where she subsequently started Access Chiropractic and Wellness.

Dr. Boyd has been involved in her community as founding president (now Vice-president) of her commercial condo board, a mentor through the Smart Start business program, Airdrie Chamber of Commerce, volunteer in various organizations, and taking every opportunity to advocate for the chiropractic profession.

When not working, Dr. Boyd enjoys anything in the great outdoors from hiking, skiing and camping with her family. She will also be testing for her Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do in 2022.

Dr. Anna Winner

Member – Dr. Anna Winner

Dr. Winner is a chiropractor at LiveWell Family Chiropractic in Edmonton, AB. Dr. Winner was first exposed to the chiropractic profession as a summer student during her post-secondary education. Instantly Dr. Winner knew this was where she belonged. Dr. Winner has a passion for pediatric and family care and is an advocate for inspiring families to raise children in a more holistic way

When Dr. Winner is not at the clinic caring for her patients she is a self proclaimed foodie, enjoys travelling and exploring cultures and cuisines, and spending time with family and friends.

Cecilia Bloxom

Chief Executive Officer – Cecilia Bloxom, MA, CHE

Cecilia is a certified health executive that has over 20 years experience cultivating relationships with a wide range of healthcare organizations, government agencies, and senior executives. Most recently Cecilia was a member of the executive team leading a merger of two pan-Canadian healthcare organizations. Active in communications, she is currently on the Board of the Canadian Public Relations Society Foundation, and past president of the Canadian Public Relations Society (Edmonton).

Cecilia is a dedicated wife and mother to two beautiful children and a standard poodle, Walker. Cecilia enjoys all things active including skiing and yoga and loves cooking and reading the New York Times.