Meet the Havill's Team

Alan Havill, Owner / President

Havill’s was started by Alan’s grandfather, Walter, back in 1953, & Alan is committed to ensuring that those same strong family values & integrity remain key in Havill’s relationships with his customers. Away from Havill’s, Alan has been deeply involved in community organizations such as Scouts and the Wentworth Ski Race Club. Alan is also an avid hiker and SCUBA Diver, enjoying nature’s beauty, whether it is on land or under the water.

Viola Selk-Tramble, Sales Manager / Home Consultant

As a long-term member of the Havill’s team, the ‘Art’ of home showing runs in Viola’s blood. In between travelling the world & being a fun-tastic Soccer Mom, Viola always gives 110% to keep our customers smiling.

David Havill, Property Manager

David is the Property Manager for Valley Gate Park and Woodlawn Village Communities. He has grown up in the Havill’s network and is excited to bring his youthful energy to our residents. Outside of the office, David enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking and cooking.

Jeff Ferrand, Service Manager

Jeff has been involved in the construction industry since the age of 16, starting with rebuilding homes after hurricane Katrina hit Mississippi in 2005, then later attending NSCC where he fine tuned his carpentry skills and specializing in Masonry. He continued to expand his expertise in building sciences and building envelopes, with a history of employment in insulation, spray foam and working for Efficiency Nova Scotia, where he got to share his knowledge to help families save money by increasing their homes' energy efficiency. Havill's is proud to have Jeff lead our Service Team and he has been instrumental in the safe delivery and set up of our mini homes ever since. When Jeff isn't working, he enjoys working on vehicles, fishing, travelling, sports and spending time with his family.

Kenny, Kyle, Griffin & Lenny, Service Department

Our professional, in-house service team is the backbone to our company! These talented gentlemen have nearly 100 years combined experience and will know your new home inside and out, ensuring that every home delivery and service call is handled with the utmost care.

Chandler Bigelow, Office Administrator, Social Media Director & Warranty/Service Coordinator

Chandler has been the warm, friendly face that greets you when you enter the Havill’s office for the last 4 years! With over a decade of experience in the customer service industry, she is the friendly voice that answers your calls, the person behind the computer managing all things social, and works tirelessly to help coordinate any service and warranty work for your new home! Chandler can’t wait to chat with you!

Covid Update: With restrictions lifting in the province, we wanted to update you all on our Covid procedures going forward.
To keep our staff & community safe our office will be open by appointment only. We are also happy to assist you virtually. (We offer virtual tours, virtual appointments, and dotloop) In person appointments will only be made when necessary & must be pre-booked.
When visiting us in person or dealing with our staff we will still require you to mask & sanitize. If you have been exposed to or have any symptoms of COVID 19 we ask that you re-schedule.
We are very diligent with sanitizing and safety measures when it comes to COVID-19.
We thank you in advance for your understanding & look forward to speaking with you.
Note: This information is current as of March 23rd, 2022. 
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