Melanie McClare started her career in Europe and West Africa, working in the industrial sector as a junior chemical engineer. In 2008, she moved into the startup cleantech industry, holding various operational, sales and leadership roles. After completing her MBA and a role as CEO in a water technology startup, she launched Gaze Consulting in 2022 where she works with leaders who are changing the world. Melanie lives with her husband and two kids in Calgary, Alberta. She is a certified yoga and meditation teacher, and loves to hike, ski, camp and travel the world.