Dirk Booy, Acting Chief Marketing and Development Officer
Dirk Booy serves as acting Chief Marketing and Development Officer for World Vision Canada.
Dirk has over 35 years of ‘end-to-end’ experience in international development, having worked at the village/community level, leading a national field office, running a major fundraising office and providing global operational leadership.
Dirk has worked for World Vision for over 21 years serving in various capacities including Partnership Leader for Global Programs and Global Field Operations at WVI, Executive Vice President, and Vice President for International Programs in the Canadian office as well as National Director for Tanzania. Prior to that, he worked for the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (now World Renew) in Tanzania and Sierra Leone.
Charlie Fluit, Chief Financial Officer
Charlie Fluit is the Chief Financial Officer, providing oversight and leadership to key financial, technology and operational functions. He joined World Vision Canada in 1990 and was appointed Vice President in 1994.
Charlie has a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University and is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant. He has over 35 years of experience in non-profit, manufacturing and public accounting.
Charlie is an active volunteer, currently serving as an elder in a local Reformed church and recently as Past Chair of the Board of Governors of Redeemer University College.
Shelley Pacheco, Chief People Officer
Shelley Pacheco serves as the head of People and Culture for World Vision Canada, leading the team that supports our 600 staff across the country.
Prior to joining World Vision, Shelley spent 25 years in Human Resources and leadership roles in a variety of industries including insurance, entertainment, construction and technology. She has provided strategic People and Culture expertise to leaders and business owners as both a consultant and an active member of leadership teams. Shelley is passionate about team development and is committed to Servant Leadership and nurturing it within organizations. She brings expertise in Total Rewards, Employee Engagement and People and Culture strategy creation.
Shelley is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC) and holds the designation of Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL) with HRPA.
Shelley is a member of the Board of Directors for the Halton Poverty Roundtable.
Marla Konrad, Chief of Staff
Marla Konrad is Chief of Staff in the Executive Office at World Vision Canada, where she plays an advisory role to the president, and oversees Board Governance, Strategy and Executive Communications.
Her previous posts at World Vision have included Director roles in Strategy, Public Relations and Internal Communications.
Marla has a Bachelor of Arts in English and Music, and a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University. She is an Accredited Business Communicator with the International Association of Business Communicators, and has spent much of her career in communications roles.