Louise Fréchette, Chair of the CARE Canada Board of Directors, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gillian Barth as President and CEO of CARE Canada, effective July 1, 2013.
Ms. Barth has 30 years of experience in the management of international development and humanitarian programs, specializing in program research and design, and corporate and human resource management. Her overseas experience includes work throughout Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.
CARE Canada is a leading international development and humanitarian organization with an annual budget of $150 million and projects in some 30 countries worldwide.
Ms. Barth has worked for CARE for more than two decades in progressively senior management positions. Prior to this appointment, she served as executive vice-president of CARE Canada.