Golden Horseshoe Chapter of the Canadian Condominium Institute Board

The Golden Horseshoe Chapter is well-served by a dedicated volunteer Board of Directors. Their level of enthusiasm, time spent and commitment helps to ensure the success of CCI. Members interested in serving on the Chapter Board are encouraged to do so. To learn more, please contact the Chapter Administrator at

Golden Horseshoe Chapter 2017-2018 Board of Directors far right Bill Thompson, CCI National, Chairman

Missing: Maria Durdan, Vice-President, Michelle Kelly, Director and Carole Booth, Director


Nathan Helder, B.Sc.


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Gelderman Landscape Services
831 Centre Road, Box 82120
Waterdown, ON L0R 2M0
T. 905-689-5433

Nathan Helder is the President of Gelderman Landscaping. He has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph. Nathan is passionate about finance, sales and business development. He provides leadership and direction to the company and spearheads new initiatives. Nathan also volunteers in several forums. He is the Chair of The Environmental Stewardship Committee with Landscape Ontario, and past President of the Business Executive Organization. Nathan is a mentor in his church Youth Group, an ACMO Associates Committee member and a Landscape Ontario Trade Show Committee member. Nathan has published several articles on landscaping and environmental stewardship, as well as other industry-related subjects. He is married to Michelle, and has one daughter.


Vice President

Maria Durdan, B.A., LL.B., ACCI


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SimpsonWigle LAW LLP
1 Hunter Street E, S-200, Hamilton, ON L8W 3W1
T. 905.528.8411



Richard A. Elia, B.Comm., LL.B., LL.M.(ADR), ACCI


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Elia Associates
2275 Upper Middle Road East, Suite 101 Oakville, ON  L6H 0C3
T. 905-855-0400 ext 801 | F. 905-855-0404



Michelle Kelly, B.Comm, LL.B, ACCI


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Sutherland Kelly LLP
173 Woolwich Street, Suite 202, Guelph, ON N1H 3V4
T. 519-265-6755

Michelle practices almost exclusively in the area of condominium law. She acts for developers, condominiums, and unit owners across Ontario. Michelle is co-chair of the Communications Committee and is the current editor of the CondoNews. She is also a director for the London & Area Chapter of CCI, member of the Huronia Chapter, and is a member of the Fair Taxes Guelph – Campaign. Michelle regularly speaks at events for CCI and ACMO, contributes articles to the industry magazines, and is the main contributor to a blog on condominium law in Ontario (


John MacLeod, RCM


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Key Property Management & Consultants Ltd.
762 Upper James Street, Box 230
Hamilton, ON L9C 3A2
T. 905-538-6220 ext. 201 | F. 905-538-4438

Member of ACMO and a Director on the CCI Golden Horseshoe Chapter Board. Actively involved in the real estate industry since 1973. Born & raised in the Golden Horseshoe area. Being in both Commercial and Residential Management I have chosen to specialize in Condominium Management. With a background in financial and customer service, I offer my clients a unique management style which they appreciate and value. I have also been both a moderator and speaker at the CCI conferences and trade shows and continue education in our industry.

Laurie Hebblethwaite, QAO, CD


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Remy Consulting Engineers Ltd.
3425 Harvester Road, Unit 104
Burlington, ON L7L 6B8
T. 905-689-1911ext. 304

Laurie Hebblethwaite is a Project Manager for the Remy Consulting Engineers Ltd. Laurie has been working in the Building Science field since 1987. Laurie has extensive experience in project management of field inspection, field investigation and the preparation of technical reports and specifications; field assessment/investigation and historical investigation of environmental conditions; field investigation for building envelope condition surveys, balcony condition surveys and parking structure condition surveys; technical building condition audits and reporting including reserve fund studies, condition surveys, new construction technical audits and life-cycle forecasting; design of various building rehabilitation projects, primarily dealing with building envelope, roofing and parking structures.

Laurie is currently working towards obtaining through the Roofing Consultants Institute his Registered Roof Observer (RRO) and Registered Exterior Wall Observer (REWO). As well, Laurie has recently completed the Building Science Specialist program at the University of Toronto through the Ontario Building Envelope Council (OBEC).

Complementing his Building Science experience, Laurie has been a self-employed contractor in the building envelope and roofing restoration field.

Laurie is currently a member of: Ontario Building Envelope council (OBEC); Roof Consultant Institute (RCI); Canadian Condominium Institute (CCI); Canadian Roofers Contracting Association (CRCA)


Tony P. Gatto


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Tony P. Gatto C.A.
894 Golf Links Road
Ancaster, ON  L9G 3K9
T: 905-648-0098



Peter Webb, RCM, ACCI, C.R.P.


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Property Management Guild Inc.
801 Mohawk Rd. W., Suite 101,
Hamilton, ON L9C 6C2
T. 905-575-3636 | F. 905-575-0905


Carole Booth


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Halton Condo Corp 0116
2068 Brant Street, Unit 1, Burlington, ON L7P 3A6
T. 905-335-1180


Kevin Shaw,  B.Tech. (Arch.Sc.)


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Cion | Coulter Engineers & Building Scientists
920 Brant Street, Suite 22
Burlington, ON  L7R 4J1
T. 905-632-5206


Joseph (Joe) A. Gaetan, B.G.S


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551 Maple Avenue, Suite 507
Burlington, ON  L7S 1M7
T. 905-336-9840

Joseph A. (Joe) Gaetan has been a condominium owner, board member and Treasurer for HSCC608 since 2013. As a board member, he also takes a lead role in writing the quarterly newsletter for HSCC608. Joe’s background includes a 50-year uninterrupted work career in Manufacturing Management, Human Resources, Total Quality, Business Consulting, and Small Business ownership.

Joe holds a Bachelor of General Studies in Applied Studies (honours list) from Athabasca University, an Ontario Dep. of Education Applied Arts and Technology Certificate, and a Journeyman Machinist Certificate. Joe is also a member of the City of Burlington Downtown Parking Advisory Committee.

Sandy Foulds,  RCM, BA


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Wilson Blanchard Management Inc.
701 Main Street West, Suite 101
Hamilton, ON  L8S 1A2
T. 905-540-8800 ext. 236 | F. 905-540-4450

Sandy has an extensive knowledge of property management, having been in this industry in Ontario and BC since 1985. Sandy has been employed as a Property Manager with Wilson Blanchard Management since 1996 and is now the Director of Property Management for the Hamilton office of WB, responsible for the supervision, mentoring and training of our managers.

Sandy is a graduate of UWO, and obtained her RCM in 2003. During this time of change, she is actively participating in the important CCI Bill 106 education sessions being offered by our chapter.


Ed Keenleyside


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399 Elizabeth St., Unit 512
Burlington, Ont., L7R 0A4
T. 519-771-2732

Ed Keenleyside, B.A., DSA (CCI), is a retired teacher and a City of Burlington Supervisor and Adjudicator in the Traffic & Transit Dept. Since 2006, he has served on the Board of HSC 504 as President and Newsletter Editor. In 2009, he founded the Burlington Downtown Condominium Association and is still a Director. As part of the Golden Horseshoe Board, Ed has served as a Director, Fair Taxes Campaign Chair, and Education Committee Chair, as well as a member of the Transition Committee. He also edited the current Level 200 CCI GHC Course Manual and has pledged his support in the upcoming revision.

Ed has been a periodic contributor to the Condo News and has presented at various condominium seminars. Ed is currently interested in the smooth implementation of the new condominium act, Bill 106.




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