Melissa is a passionate connector of people and ideas. With a 15+ year career spanning environmental, regulatory and social performance fields in both start-up and large multi-national environments, Melissa has extensive experience helping corporations align their environmental and social goals with economic drivers and regulatory requirements. More recently, Melissa created MoreSo Projects to connect a skilled and untapped talent base to meaningful work opportunities supporting business start-ups, not-for-profits and small- to mid-sized organizations. She currently serves as board secretary for her community recreation facility. Melissa was responsible for bringing the Little Warriors child sexual abuse prevention program to her community schools and was a founding member of Joe’s Team YYC – a triathlon event that raised over $1M in six years for cancer research in Alberta.
Melissa enjoys leading a healthy, athletic lifestyle full of outdoor pursuits and shares this with her husband Robert and their three young, active boys.