Leadership Team

Linton Carter
Chief Strategic Engagement Officer, UNICEF Canada

Linton Carter joined UNICEF Canada in February 2017 with more than 25 years’ experience in creating impact for children in the charitable sector.   

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 change and growth mandate. She and her team lead innovative brand and fundraising campaigns to reach new and more diverse supporters and positions UNICEF Canada as a charity of choice across multiple channels.


Bernadine Yee
Chief Operating Officer, UNICEF Canada

Bernadine Yee is the Chief Operating Officer for UNICEF Canada, providing critical guidance and oversight to the organization, ensuring it delivers on its mandate to help vulnerable children in the most efficient, effective and timely manner.

A caring, trusted leader and problem solver, Bernadine joined UNICEF Canada in 2017.  Prior to that, Bernadine held senior finance leadership roles at Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Diabetes Canada, World Vision Canada and Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from McGill University and has earned her Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) designation.