Melinda Park has practiced securities and corporate law for more than 20 years, with a focus on securities, corporate finance and commercial transactions. She is currently a partner in the Securities and Capital Markets Group for Borden Ladner Gervais LLP in its Calgary office.
She recently completed her term as chair of the partnership board and is first woman in the company's history to hold the position. In November 2017, the Women's Executive Network named Park as one of the 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada. She has also been recognized in the 2015, 2017 and 2018 editions of The Best Lawyers in Canada.
Park holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Toronto, Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan and Hotel and Restaurant Management Diploma from Saskatchewan Polytechnic. She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Law Society of Alberta and TSX Venture Exchange Local Advisory Committee.
Park is also an active member of the community as Director of the Calgary Minor Soccer Association and as a Director on the board of the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre.