Jim Carrie

Three words that best describe him

Trustworthy, loyal, strategic

What’s his role and connection to the cause?

Jim Carrie was driven by a commitment to global justice based on Christian principles long before joining the team in 2010.

He is focused on overseeing our strategic direction with regard to program impact and country-office operations as well as increasing resources through a successful grant strategy.

With 30 years of development experience as a strategist with a track record of translating vision into practice, the former World Vision Canada executive is impacted daily by his work. In his career, he’s lived in Rwanda and Kenya. He’s also travelled extensively to Central and South America, Asia and Africa.

What academic work set him up for success?

The champion of child rights holds a Masters of Arts from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University.

Interesting tidbit

A leader at his local church, Jim enjoys travelling with his wife and connecting with their children and grandchildren, some of whom live in different corners of the globe.