Teamwork is vital to the success of The Melrose Corporation. We carefully choose team members who exemplify our brand’s core values. This creates an office environment that is high in
collaboration and communication which further maximizes
the results produced for our clients. Placing this focus on
people is essential in building lasting value and long term
success for everyone.
President & CEO
Jack Hanson, MBA, LCAM, is the President and CEO of The Melrose Corporation. Having worked in community management for over 20 years, Jack is an established HOA expert and provides thought leadership to a number of professional affiliations throughout the industry. His successful history in entrepreneurship and within the community management domain has made him a sought-after mentor for those aspiring to attain both personal and professional success.
Katherine Montgomery, LCAM, has been a member of the Melrose team for over 15 years. As Vice President, Katherine oversees the community management operations for the entire organization.
She started her HOA career as the Land Development Manager for M/I Homes where she worked for seven years and was a Board member for all Florida projects. In addition to being a Licensed Community Association Manager, Katherine also has a Real Estate Sales Associate license and is a member of the Community Associations Institute.
Mellita Kennedy oversees all accounting and financial reporting for the associations managed by the organization.
Mellita brings over 21 years of accounting experience to The Melrose Corporation and has been a member of the Construction Financial Management Association since 1999.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration — Accounting from the University of South Carolina.
William S. Fife
Lifestyle Services Director
Bill Fife, CPRP, LCAM brings over 13 years of experience creating and organizing community and prospect events to Melrose Lifestyle Services.
Bill is a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional by the National Recreation and Parks Association, and maintains membership with the Urban Land Institute and the Florida Home Builders Association. Bill holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida and is completing the two-year Event Management School through the International Festival and Events Association.