Mélissa Desrochers currently serves as director of O3 Mining Inc and is a Public Affairs, Communications and Stakeholders Engagement Consultant for a Québec company. She is an experienced consultant with a background in strategic communications and stakeholder engagement for major and complex projects within the mining industry. Her expertise lies in communications, government relations and enhancing companies Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) activities. Her previous work experience includes Director of Government Relations and External Communication for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, Communications and Community Relations Manager for Canadian Malartic Mine, and formerly co-owning a communications firm for several years in which she worked closely with stakeholders from the natural resources sector. Ms. Desrochers studied communications, indigenous affairs, management and holds a Graduate degree in Project Management from the Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue.