The HAberhehl Team

Dwight Habermehl


Dwight brings a rich heritage of residential and construction management to Habermehl Contracting Ltd. Habermehl is a family business established in 1963 by Dwight’s father. Growing up in the industry and eventually leading the business in Halifax has provided two decades of experience and knowledge accrual. Dwight takes great pleasure in offering his customers building excellence, integrity, clear and personable service.

Roeland Leenes

M.Arch - Project Developer

Roeland studied architecture at the Technical University of Delft (Netherlands) and has designed homes, residential renovations, and commercial buildings in Canada since 1992. As Project Designer at Habermehl, Roeland works with each client to realize their project from first ideas to final build. Roeland is committed to excellent client service, sound architectural expertise, and artistic intuition as he develops broad concepts into on-target and on-budget drawings that are ready for construction.

Foster MacKenzie

B.A., B.E.D.S., B.Arch, NSAA (Ret) - Architecture Oversight

Foster brings to the Habermehl Team a rich history of experience and flair in architecture in Atlantic Canada. He is Architect Emeritus, overseeing design and engineering services for HCL

  • Founding partner of Harvey & MacKenzie Ltd., Halifax
  • President, Nova Scotia Association of Architects 1991 & 92
  • Chair, Canadian Committee of Architectural Councils (CCAC) 1992 & 93
  • Chair, Design, Construction Institute, Halifax 1993 & 94
  • Board of Governors, Technical University of N.S. 1994-97
  • Member, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada 1997-2005
  • Member, Nova Scotia Association of Architects 1980-2015

Kristen Habermehl

RHFAC Professional - Certified Accessibility Assessor & Consultant

Kristen brings to the Habermehl Team the most current regulatory details for accessibility in our province. She was first to be certified east of Ontario in RHFAC, which is our provincially - recognized accessibility audit system. She brings both passion and balance, with advocacy for inclusion and eighteen years of business management.

  • Vice President of HCL 2000 – current
  • Public speaker on accessibility and healthy family practices
  • RHFAC member / Educator

JJ McNeil

Project Manager

​Jay keeps the projects flowing from contract to completion.

He ensures the work on site stays on schedule, within budget, and to the highest quality standard.

With experience in both residential & commercial construction, Jay has been perfecting his craft since 2010.

Adam Greeley

Project Manager

​Adam has been with the company since 2013, and has always had an eye for detail.

He is responsible for managing our customer’s project, ensuring that all the details are captured and attended to in a professional and timely manner.

He works with our clients to ensure they have a smooth and easy experience as they see their project transform from dream into reality.

Jack Wong

Office Manager

Jack’s dual background in engineering and fine arts makes him a unique addition to the Habermehl team. He contributes both technical efficiency and creative flair in developing systems and structures to strengthen the backbone of the company, while ensuring everything is running efficiently.

Our Team