Candice Naylen

Vice President, Philanthropy

Candice Naylen is our Vice President of Philanthropy, overseeing the global fundraising strategy for Operation Eyesight from our Calgary office.

Candice has extensive fund development experience in the non-profit sector, particularly in the post-secondary environment. She has fundraised for various capital projects in Calgary and was responsible for multimillion-dollar fundraising goals. 

Candice holds a BA from Western University and an MA from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, and maintains her Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation.

She has held multiple board and volunteer roles in the community and was named one of the Women’s Executive Network’s “Top 100 Most Powerful Women”.