Advisory Board

Economic Development Advisory Board

Melissa Richards

Melissa Richards

Managing Director, Entrepreneurship Strategy ATB Financial 

For close to a decade, Melissa has been working with Alberta based business owners and entrepreneurs at ATB. Melissa’s passion and purpose is to enable entrepreneurs to have access to resources for their success, and the overall greater good of Alberta. Having been in banking for over 9 years, Melissa has been a leader in ATB’s Digital Business and Relationship Managed teams. More recently, Melissa has started leading ATB’s Entrepreneurship Strategy Team. As a dedicated lifelong learner, Melissa has completed her Bachelor of Management from the University of Lethbridge, and more recently obtained her MBA, through the University of Alberta’s Executive program. As a proud 11 year Sturgeon County resident, where Melissa lives with her husband and two children she has enjoyed the opportunity of volunteering as a member of Sturgeon County’s Economic Development Advisory Board. Have a question for Melissa? She can be reached at!

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