Full Name
Melanie Lalonde, P.Eng.
Job Title
Regional Director of Engineering—Western Canada
Company
Hatch
Speaker Bio
Melanie is a mechanical engineer with seventeen years of experience in the design of mineral and metallurgical process facilities, including those in the copper, nickel, iron ore, and gold industries.

Her experience covers all major phases of engineering, from concept to detailed design and implementation and includes roles such as design engineer, package coordinator, mechanical discipline lead, engineering manager, and project manager.
 
Melanie is currently responsible for engineering governance, the delivery of quality engineering outcomes for our clients, the application of Hatch engineering processes and design tools, and talent management for the engineering team in the region.

Melanie is also active in Hatch’s diversity and inclusion initiatives, previously serving as the regional chair for the committee.
Melanie Lalonde, P.Eng.