SOCAN- A&R Administrator
Prior to joining the A&R team at SOCAN, Melissa was an assistant at the well-known booking agency UTA (formerly The Agency Group), working closely with artists such as A Tribe Called Red, Arkells, Andy Shauf, Wintersleep, The Zolasand LIGHTS. She began her career in music as a writer and performer, attending Humber College for Jazz. Following her Bachelor of Music, she worked in various areas of the industry, including artist management, grant writing, tour coordinating, jingle singing, and teaching. In addition to her A&R role at SOCAN, Melissa is a faculty member of the non-profit community music school, Regent Park School of Music.