Tereza Fonda

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Tereza Fonda, Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Tereza Fonda has served as Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Lithium Americas Corp. since November 2023. She has almost 20 years experience acting as a corporate secretary and advising organizations in all areas relating to business law with a focus on corporate and securities law, corporate governance and compliance matters. She has advised and served as an officer and director of various publicly listed, privately held, and not for profit entities in Canada, the U.S. and internationally. Prior to joining LAC, Tereza was the Director, Governance and Senior Legal Counsel at STEP Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: STEP) for five years, and Senior Legal Counsel at TC Energy Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) where she acted as corporate secretary for almost 10 years. She began her professional career as an Associate lawyer at the large regional law firm in Calgary, Canada. Tereza has a triple major Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science, Philosophy and Economics from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta. She is member in good standing of the Law Society of British Columbia and Canadian Bar Association. Tereza is also a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), and is ICD.D certified.