At Maple City Homes we are focused on more than building and selling houses. We’re building a community where families thrive, in quality homes that reflect and enhance their lifestyle.

We are a local company owned by local people. Our builders are local too. We don’t just work here, we live here, as your friends and neighbours.

Maple City Homes is comprised of a team of community leaders:

  • Robb & Kim Nelson of
  • Trevor Mailloux of TMC Construction
  • Gilles Michaud, a respected veteran of the local construction industry
  • Darryl Clarke of Clarke Construction Inc.

Each member of our team has earned the trust of the community and back up the work we’re doing with their guidance and valued reputations.

Meet Our Team

Robb Nelson

Partner, President

As President of Maple City Homes, Robb oversees the daily operations of the Company and uses his vast experience in Construction, Financing and Development to drive the Corporation. With 30+ years managing multiple companies in Chatham-Kent and throughout Southwestern Ontario, Robb is a strong community supporter and focuses efforts on bringing revenue to other local Businesses.

Gilles Michaud

Partner, Vice President

Gilles Michaud, a licensed and certified Journeyman with an Interprovincial License in Carpentry, established Michaud Construction in 1978. Over the years, the locally owned firm has become a respected builder of affordable, quality custom homes and recognized for building Healthy Housing, Energy Star® Homes and GreenHouse™ Certified homes. As Vice-President of Maple City Homes, Gilles offers his extensive skill set to our team and is an irreplaceable and integral part of the structure and production of our homes.

Kim O’Rourke Nelson

Partner, Operations

Handling Operations, Kim is an integral part of the structure of Maple City Homes. With over 20 years of experience in compliance, policies & procedures, administration and Management owning various Businesses, Kim keeps our company on track and complying with regulations. We are lucky to have her watchful eye overseeing the corporation.

Trevor Mailloux


With 40 years of experience behind the name, Trevor Mailloux of TMC Construction has earned a reputation as one of Chatham-Kent’s premier builders of executive homes. That’s why we’re proud to partner with TMC as we build new houses, in Chatham-Kent’s newest neighbourhoods. As the General Manager and Partner at Maple City Homes, Trevor is heavily involved in all aspects of the company and we are grateful for the insight and experience he brings to our business every day.

Darryl Clarke


We welcome Darryl as the newest Partner of Maple City Homes Ltd. President of Clarke Construction Inc., Darryl Clarke is a leader in our community with 30+ years in the Industry. Darryl’s vast experience in many areas including Municipal Development, Civil Construction and much more, makes us proud to Partner with him and his team. We look forward to many years working together to develop Chatham-Kent.

Darrell Shadd

Site Supervisor

We welcome Darrell Shadd as the newest member of the Maple City Homes team. Darrell, of Shadow Construction, brings 45 plus years of construction experience to the role of Site Supervisor. A clear reflection of the pride he takes in all that he does, we are happy to have Darrell’s kind nature guiding our projects to successful completion.

James Dupuis

Warranty Technician

Jimmy joined the Maple City Homes with our General Manager, Trevor, in 2017. Far more than just our Warranty Technician, whatever the task, Jimmy gets it done. Dedicated and hard working, both the Maple City Homes team and their clients benefit from the pride James takes in all he does.

Eric Laprise

Site Supervisor Apprentice

Since joining Maple City Homes in 2017, Eric both works full-time and manages continuing education courses: He now possesses Honors Diplomas with St. Clair College in both Carpentry Techniques & Woodworking Technician. Demonstrating a loyalty second to none, Eric ensures the quality of each one of Maple City Homes builds.

Cristina Stefanescu


Cristina is a CPA, CGA with 20+ years experience in various businesses. As our Controller, she is responsible for maintaining our accounting department, reporting, banking, trade contracts, safety and insurances. We are proud to have her on our team as we grow.

Joanna Salwicka

Accounting/Sales Administration

Joanna comes to Maple City Homes with extensive experience in Accounts Payable and Inventory Control over the past 17+ years in the automotive industry. Her kind and quiet nature is a perfect match for greeting our clients and assisting with various office duties and accounting as our Office Assistant. Joanna values integrity, honesty and hard work and we are excited to have someone of her diligence, team oriented attitude and openness to new challenges as part of our team.

Patricia Peters


A familiar face throughout the vast geography of Chatham-Kent, Patricia brings a wealth of professional experiences to the MCH team. Project Management, Event Coordination, Tourism, Cultural and community development, to name a few. Patty works closely with our entire team to support the myriad of detail and the critical timelines that take place quietly behind the scenes. In partnership with the Chatham-Kent Nonprofit Network, Patty also supports Maple City Homes’ supporting role in both the connecting2ck portal and Community Calendar projects, and the Community Ambassadors Program. Maple City Homes is happy to have Patty’s invaluable experience and positive persona grace our Company.

Greg McLean

Preventative Maintenance Supervisor

Greg has been a with Maple City Homes since its’ inception in 2017. His dedication and loyalty to the improvement of Maple City Homes makes him a valuable asset to the team.