Melissa McAvoy CPA, CMA

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Melissa McAvoy - Senior Advisor

From Newfoundland to Calgary, Melissa’s professional journey embodies adaptability and strategic excellence. Having held positions in both private and public sectors, her path is a testament to her versatility. As the CFO of an oil and gas services firm, she skillfully and successfully maneuvered one of the globe’s largest and most unpredictable sectors. Before this, she was the CFO and driving force behind a software startup’s financial success.

Melissa’s roots trace back to Halifax, Nova Scotia, where she honed her skills at St. Mary’s University, securing her Certified Management Accountant designation in 2010. It’s her community involvement that truly sets her apart. She is an integral part of the Community Radio Fund of Canada, promoting community radio stations and local journalism initiatives. She also currently merges her professional and philanthropic passions as a board member for Tressl, a local software innovator. Her financial expertise was also vital to the finance and audit committee of Woods Homes.

In a dynamic world, Melissa remains an exemplar of financial wisdom and community dedication. Her impact, both in corporate boardrooms and local communities, is undeniable. Melissa is a true testament to leadership and purpose.