Harbour City Homes Team
Patrick LeRoy - Acting General Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Patrick brings to HCH over 35 years experience in the Financial Services Industry (Commercial Banking and Insurance); Information Technology; property/land development consulting and operations management.
Inti Gonzalez - Client Services Manager. Email: email@example.com
Born in México city.
Inti is Harbour City Homes Client Services Manager, Webmaster and provides original musical to the videos he creates on the website.
“Being a part of the Harbour City Homes team excites me because I get to put into practice skills that I have long practised to support my other interests such as music. I look forward to preserving the beautiful historic properties that HCH owns.”
Inti has a degree in violin and completed studies in Cuban, Brazilian and African percussion. He is a singer and songwriter for the Halifax based band "Zulkamoon." Inti has developed music programs focused on youth within the north end community.
Jenny Gutierrez - Accounting Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jenny Gutierrez joined Harbour City Homes in June 2019, a month after she and her family landed as new residents of Canada.
Jenny earned her Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (major in Finance), at De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines.
Before starting with HCH Jenny gained more than 12 years of professional experience in in the fields of Financial Management and Accounting. Jenny worked for multi-national companies such as Hongkong & Shanghai Bank, Hyundai, Deutsche Bank & Advance Health Media/IQVIA in the Philippines.
With her training from the corporate world, she becomes a keen believer of continuous improvement in the workplace.
In her spare time, Jenny loves to spend time with her family and exploring Nova Scotia, their new home. Jenny has recently discovered a new passion, finding new recipes and cooking simple healthy meals.
David Aulenback - Property Technician
David Aulembach joined Harbour City Homes as a carpenter in 2012. He has been a carpenter for 30+ years. Dave is the essential jack of all trades, as his skills and expertise in plumbing, electrical and carpentry have proven to be a tremendous asset to Harbour City Homes.
Dave is a key member of the Harbour City Homes team and has played an important role during his time with the organization. In his spare time, Dave enjoys gardening and tours locally on his V-Star motorcycle.
Tim Smith - Property Technician
Timothy Smith is a member of HCH’s property maintenance team. Prior to joining HCH Tim worked for the Dartmouth based Cherubini Group of Companies. Tim worked his way up in the company starting as a labourer then welder and finally as shop foreman. After 30 years of service Tim chose early retirement from the company in May 2016. Tim joined HCH in September of 2016. Tim enjoys working in an environment wherein he gets to not only meet HCH tenants’ needs but also get to know them.
In 2011 Tim received his certificate from the Convention of Atlantic Baptist Churches and New Beginnings Ministries for the successful completion of their Lay Pastor Program. In his spare time he likes golfing, working around his home and helping others. Tim has a loving wife of 19 years, five children and sixteen grand children.
Ronald Appling - Property Technician
Ronald Appling, retired from United States Navy after 30 years voluntary service. He is married to Pamela Diane Glasgow of East Preston. Ron has a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Saint Leo University in Deland Florida and a Masters Degree in Management from Webster University in Jacksonville Florida.
Ron's hobbies include fishing and umpiring recreation Adult and age 12-17 girls fast-pitch softball.
Tony Elia - Property Technician
Born and raised in Lebanon, Tony immigrated to Halifax in 1990. Before coming to Canada, he studied and received his dual Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and Art design. Tony then served in the military.
Following his arrival in Canada Tony's priorities was to involve himself within his community and diversify his skills by furthering his education. Over the years, Tony has worn many hats from owning and operating his own grocery business & restaurant, volunteering with in his community church, and being a student. Tony completed his apprenticeship in pipefitting through the NSCC, and has since worked in the building trades serving the greater Halifax area for over 15 years.
Tony joined the HCH team in January 2019. Tony has been married to Marcelle for 30 years and are mom and dad to have 3 wonderful children, Joey, Tonya and DJ.