Our Leadership Team

Melissa Hawki

Executive Director

I am the Executive Director (ED) at Park Place Retirement Residence having joined the team in 2017. I enjoy the challenges involved in the day to day operation of the retirement community. My leadership style includes being a good listener and communicator, and I believe I bring a supportive, fun, and structured to the community.

I have an educational background in Social Work, and have had an opportunity to experience a number of areas of healthcare including Retirement Residence Manager, VON Customer Service Coordinator, and VHA healthcare Hoarding Support and Extreme Clean Manager.

I was born and raised in London, and in my spare time I enjoy traveling, trailer life, reading, puzzles, board games, and SFX make-up.

You can reach Melissa Hawki at 519-539-0219 or email at melissa.hawki@parkplaceretirement.ca

Holly Albion

Director of Community Relations

Holly Albion

Holly has been in the retirement industry for over 10 years. She has worked in many different departments but primarily in Recreation. In fall of 2016 Holly decided to join the Lifetimes Living team as Director of Community Relations in Woodstock. She loves spending time out in the community and bringing smiles to the faces of those she meets along the way. She believes she can change someone's day with a visit, a kind word or simply a listening ear.

She is a graduate of Western University in London, Ontario and has a Bachelor Degree in History and English.

Holly currently lives in London, Ontario with her husband and two young sons. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, traveling and spending time with her family.

You can reach Holly Albion at 519-539-0219.