Board of Directors. Current members of the National Board of Directors of the Executive Leadership are Linton Carter, Rowena Pinto and Dave Spedding. As a member of UNICEF’s Executive Team, Rowena ensures that UNICEF’s mission activities, which are focused on reaching every child and ensuring their well-being no matter where they are in the world, are well established, leveraged where possible and communicated widely. Prior to Unicef UK, Claire worked at Save the Children International and Unilever delivering in global, local and regional Director roles. Jamie began his career as a consultant specializing in analytics, business productivity, succession and compensation. Our Board of Directors. She spearheads innovative fundraising campaigns to reach new and more diverse donors and positions UNICEF Canada as a charity of choice with key donor groups across multiple revenue channels. Monika began her career in the insurance industry in product development, sales and marketing. (ON). Prior to joining UNICEF Canada, she was Chief Development Officer at Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada, overseeing fundraising and grants, and leading its successful $60M National Campaign for Child Welfare. James McPhedran is a Financial Services Executive and Board Director. Linda Ezergailis is a Managing Director in the Institutional Equities Research group at TD Securities. Dave completed his certificate in Broadcast Journalism at Loyalist College in his hometown of Belleville, Ontario. It engages in providing child advocacy, protecting children with HIV and AIDS, child development and education. Bita Cattelan is on the board of UNICEF Canada. David was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. Pia Rebello Britto. Annual report for 2017 of the Executive Director of UNICEF. Katrina is in the CBC Future 40 Under 40, has won the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Entrepreneurship, Startup Canada Prairie Award for Innovation, represented Canada at the G20 YEA Summit in Berlin, Germany and won the prestigious International Women in Tech award for “Women in Communications”. For almost 25 years, Dave has brought his vision, commitment and experience leading large-scale philanthropy and business operations to non-profit organizations across Canada. UNICEF Survival Gifts® are real gifts with real impact delivered to the children who need them most. As a member of the executive leadership team at UNICEF Canada, Linton infuses foresight, energy and long-term strategic thinking into the organization, driving it forward to help achieve its ambitious growth mandate. Member, Board of Directors at UNICEF Canada. In 1993, he moved to the leadership of Shawnigan Lake School. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Her previous roles include Vice President, Philanthropy leading the Strong Kids Campaign at the YMCA of Greater Toronto and Senior Director, Community Involvement for SickKids Foundation. James is a graduate of Queen’s University and has completed both the Securities Industry Institute at the Wharton School of Business and the Senior Executive Programme at the London Business School in London, England. She also sits on the McGill Law Faculty Advisory Board. Joane Mui is on the board of UNICEF Canada. Directors and advisers Mark Beatty. Geeta began her career as a consultant with McKinsey and Company out of the New York Office and is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Moray Tawse. Chambers, Director ... Unicef Canada. E/ICEF/2018/9. Onome Ako, Director. She grew up in Toronto where she now lives with her husband Jeff and two daughters, and considers herself to be a global citizen. Mabel holds a CPA, CA designation and a Bachelor of Commerce degree with honours in finance and accounting, from the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business. Collaborating with government, institutions, civil society, researchers and Marilyn De Mara is Treasurer, Board of Directors at UNICEF Canada. For more than 20 years, Rowena has brought her strategic focus in the areas of advocacy, engagement, policy, communications and programs to the public and charitable sectors. Linda Ezergailis | Canada | Member Board Of Directors at UNICEF Canada | 500+ connections | View Linda's homepage, profile, activity, articles William B. He also consults for schools in different parts of the world as well helping leaders with their growth and development. Overview. Originally from Montreal, Rowena holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Public Administration from Concordia University. UNICEF International's income was $6.4b USD. Prior to joining UNICEF Canada, Dave led fundraising efforts and expanded the reach of several prominent non-profit organizations, including Save the Children Canada, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Toronto, United Way and the MS Society of Canada. Through her fifteen years in communications, she has worn many hats; Tech start-up CEO, fundraiser, digital strategist, community manager, writer, television producer and host, video editor, speaker, and trainer. William B. This includes support for UNICEF to procure up to 3 million courses of novel COVID-19 antibody therapeutics as soon as clinical trials and regulatory approvals … In the articles below understand the implications of her shocking career move from an organisation that supports breastfeeding to one that undermines breastfeeding. In 2019, UNICEF Canada spent 40% of total program spending on Highest Priority Needs projects. Katrina is a believer in measured results, radical creativity and using technology to improve workflow. Toronto, 14 December 2020 – The Government of Canada today showed significant leadership in the world’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with a welcome new commitment for COVID-19 tests, treatment and vaccines. Board of Directors 2020-2021 Gulshan Allibhai Board Member since 2018 Gulshan Allibhai, BSW, MSW, has been practicing social work for 22 ... of UNICEF Canada. She is married to a high school teacher and has two sons. Sign up to receive UNICEF Works, UNICEF's monthly newsletter, along with regular updates on how you can join the fight to make the world better for every child. UNICEF Canada Media Centre: get in touch with one of our Communications staff for timely and newsworthy information about current events concerning the world's children. Monika earned a bachelor’s degree from York University and an MBA from Queen’s University. Number of Boards. He has extensive oil and gas experience in leadership roles at public oil and gas companies. In 2017, she served as Interim President. Philippe Gilbert. The CAPHC Board of Directors is honoured to recognize UNICEF Canada as the recipient of the 2015 CAPHC Citizenship Award. She credits her start with Correctional Service Canada in igniting her interest and passion in social policy, supporting vulnerable populations and citizen engagement in government. David Agnew, Chair of the Board; Marcel Saulnier, Jurisdictional (Federal) Mitch Moneo, Jurisdictional (Western Provinces) Mark Wyatt, Jurisdictional (Western Provinces) Stephen Samis, Jurisdictional (Territories) Patrick Dicerni, Jurisdictional (Ontario) Jeannine Lagassé, Jurisdictional (Atlantic Provinces) Board of Directors Chris Simard (AB) Linda has a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Waterloo (graduating with a Silver Medal) and a Master's in Business Administration from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. His volunteer work includes serving on the board of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Meet UNICEF's Ireland Board of Directors. She is responsible for strategy, oversight and execution of all Grafton’s business and operating units. Kim is a member of the Premier’s Linton completed her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Women’s Studies from Bishop’s University, a Postgraduate Certificate in Public Relations from Humber College and has served on the Bishop’s University Foundation board as Chair of the Development Committee and on the Asperger’s Society of Ontario board. 3. Board of Directors. Stanley Zlotkin Chief, Centre for Global Child Health, SickKids ... Amref Health Africa in Canada. Kathy is Chair of the Board of Directors of the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation, Co-Chair of its Investment Committee, and member of the Executive, Governance, and Nomination Committees. Prior to coming to UNICEF, Rowena was the Vice-President of Public Affairs and Strategic Initiatives at the Canadian Cancer Society, Ontario Region, where she created a number of key programs, including the Society’s advocacy program and youth advocacy capacity. The composition of the board, whose members are elected, is chosen to reflect a broad range of expertise, with all members having a strong and demonstrated commitment to the world’s most vulnerable children. Lisa Wolff is Director, Policy and Education at UNICEF Canada. Paloma Escudero. Number of Boards. (Honours), B.C.L. She practiced corporate-commercial law and was co-managing partner. UNICEF Canada 1 year 8 months Member Board Of Directors UNICEF Canada May 2019 - Present 1 year 8 months. Member, Board of Directors at UNICEF Canada. Leadership: Executive Directors and Executive Board UNICEF Executive Directors. RelSci Relationships are individuals Katrina German likely has professional access to. Host Your Own Fundraiser; UNICEF Canada Galas; Corporate Engagement; Leadership Giving & Major Gifts; UNICEF on Campus; Halloween Heroes. Manuel Fontaine. She is a member of UNICEF Canada’s The 25th Team, Women UNlimited and UNdaunted. from Loughborough University, in England, he began his teaching career in 1978. Monika is an experienced senior executive with an extensive career in the financial services industry and in 2019 was a recipient of the Top 100 Canada’s Most Powerful Women award by Women’s Executive Network (WXN), for her efforts to advance women in leadership by breaking down barriers for future generations. View Raksha Bhayana’s professional profile on Relationship Science, the database of decision makers. Rowena also served as Ontario’s Chief Reputation Officer for several years, and increased the overall positive impact of the Society’s communications department. Gary M. Cohen. Linda has been responsible for setting forth TDSI's investment recommendations about energy infrastructure publicly traded equities to clients since she joined the organization in 2003. A forward and inclusive leader with a knack for powering organizations in their philanthropic efforts, Linton possesses a deep commitment to children. View Marilyn De Mara’s professional profile on Relationship Science, the database of decision makers. View Relationship Details. Biography. RelSci Relationships are individuals Joane Mui likely has professional access to. They live in Toronto with their daughter and son. Heidi has also served as a volunteer with numerous community organizations including the Waterloo Region’s Child & Youth Advocacy Centres (Campaign Chair) and as a long-standing Board member with the Kitchener Waterloo Counseling Services. 36. He has also volunteered with the Children’s Miracle Network as well as PalCare Network for York Region. 1. Heidi took part in The Philanthropy Workshop, a strategic philanthropy course, in 2014-2015. Member, Governance Committee UNICEF Canada Jun 2019 - Present 1 year 7 months. She works effectively in partnership with her colleagues and stakeholders to engage UNICEF’s supporters in order to increase UNICEF’s impact both internationally and domestically. Chris practices law in Calgary as a senior partner at Bennett Jones LLP, a national... Mabel Wong (ON) The Executive Board is made up of 36 Member States, elected to three-year terms by the Economic and Social Council, with the following regional allocation: Africa (8 seats), Asia (7), Eastern Europe (4), Latin America and Caribbean (5) and Western Europe and Others (12). Heidi is a philanthropist and leadership volunteer, with a focus on education and mental health. Katrina is an award-winning entrepreneur specializing in communications, technology and digital strategy. Mabel also currently serves on the Brookfield Women’s Advisory Committee and on the Board of the Brookfield Partners Foundation. A strategic thinker with the discipline to maximize resources for results, Dave plays a fundamental role in ensuring UNICEF Canada remains a top organization for Canadians looking to help children around the world. Overview. Rowena builds on the strengths of an organization to improve outcomes. The Board consists of seven members, five of whom are independent. Over her career, she has raised the profile of organizations through strategic communications efforts and brand engagement. Lauren Rumble. UNICEF Canada is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario and maintains regional offices in Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. Previously she was the Vice President of Finance & Treasurer of Ascend Canada, the President of the Management Alumni Association at U of T at Scarborough, and was named as one of the 2016 Arbor Award recipients from The University of Toronto for her contribution to the University. Under Dave’s leadership, UNICEF Canada became one of the first 100 charities in Canada to have received the Imagine Canada Standard’s Accreditation, which measure good governance, transparency and best practices. Claire is the Vice Chair of the Board, and Chair of the Safeguarding Committee, at her local school and is the author of the book Work-Life Symbiosis: The Model for Happiness and Balance. Fundraising. Meet our executive team. Kelly Ann Naylor. She is passionate about volunteering in the community and is actively involved in different capacities. Children are Canada’s future – but are we failing the next generation? (Hons) at the University of Aberdeen and his teaching degree (P.G.C.E.) Bita holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering from McGill University, a Master of Business Administration from SMU and Chartered Investment Manager designation from the Canadian Securities Institute. Learn more about Halloween Heroes; Make a Gift; Support a Halloween Hero; Who We Are. Relationships. Jamie is a committed supporter of the Chefs for UNICEF Water for Life Gala and is himself an aspiring chef and avid golfer. and LL.B. A prolific international speaker, commentator, human rights advocate and mobilizer, David has more than thirty years of experience advancing children’s rights and sustainable development on the world stage. She then was based in Hong Kong for Manulife Financial where she was responsible for building the brand throughout Asia. Canadian Index of Child and Youth Well-being, Linton Carter, Chief Development Officer, UNICEF Canada, Rowena Pinto, Chief Program Officer, UNICEF Canada, Dave Spedding, Chief Operating Officer, UNICEF Canada. He and his family emigrated to Vancouver Island in 1986, becoming proud Canadians shortly after. Get to know UNICEF Australia's board of directors. Heidi has had the chance to travel to Ethiopia and Indonesia with the 25th Team members, and UNICEF. Previously, James spent 22 years at Scotiabank, including his most recent role as Executive Vice President, Canadian Banking. Chewe Luo. Robert T. Brown. Board Chair. A lifelong sportsman, David was a member of the Scottish National rugby squad. He is a Chartered Accountant and is a graduate of the University of Lethbridge. 36. Through his commitment to good governance, transparency and advancing organizational excellence, Dave has contributed to the growth and improved performance of organizations, empowering them to better deliver on their promises to children. Each life-saving gift can be dedicated to family, friends, or anyone you wish to honour, and includes your choice of an electronic or printed card. In addition to her for-profit boards, Geeta serves as the Chair of the Board of Governors for the University of Calgary, as a board member of UNICEF Canada, to help the world’s most vulnerable and the Palix Foundation supporting the Alberta Family Wellness initiative in the areas of early childhood development, addiction and mental health. UNICEF has saved more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization. Katrina German is on the board of UNICEF Canada. She also leveraged the solid history of the Society’s hallmark patient programs to enable better client and donor stewardship and engagement. Rowena Pinto is the Chief Program Officer for UNICEF Canada, leading efforts to promote the rights and well-being of children in Canada and around the world. She has been honoured as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women, Alberta’s 50 Most Influential People and Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40. Brett currently serves as President and CEO of TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. Kathy is a member of the Governing Board of Mackay Centre School for severely disabled children and was instrumental in obtaining government funding for a state-of-the-art building. His client roster included many of the largest companies in North America in this sector. In F2019, UNICEF Canada provided $19.9m in support for UNICEF’s international programming and spent $4.4m on advocacy and research in Canada. A passionate advocate of strong schools and character education, David led Shawnigan through a period of unprecedented growth and development for 25 years until 2018 when he retired. View Relationship Details. Whether it is funding projects that transform communities for generations or responding to an urgent emergency, major gifts ensure that UNICEF Canada continues to defend children’s rights to a safe and happy childhood. She also received the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Community Leadership and the Provincial Citizenship Award for Volunteer Service. Chris holds Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Civil Law degrees. David Morley is the President and CEO of UNICEF Canada, a leading humanitarian organization dedicated to helping children around the world survive, thrive and reach their full potential. She is a seasoned executive, leader and strategist who has reached millions of people through digital storytelling and online media. She recently retired from the role of Chief Strategy Officer for Intact Financial where she spent the past decade contributing to the company’s growth as Canada’s leading P&C insurance company, and a leader in North American Specialty insurance. Biography. He is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and the Chair of its Regional Membership Committee - Prairies. Kathy donated a kidney to her sister and was a member of the Organ Donation Committee of the Canadian Council of Donation and Transplantation for many years. 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