Executive Team

Randy J. Melchior | Chairman

Randy Melchior has 30+ years experience in real estate and land development that spans both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. During that time he has held key positions in the development of several hundred thousand square feet of prominent space across the GTA and throughout the province of Ontario.  He is also an active member of various charitable foundations and event boards spanning the arts, politics, sport and health care.


As Chairman of Primacare™, Randy networks with top-tier government and industry partners, playing both an active and supervisory role in all strategic initiatives related to the company. He was also instrumental in establishing the company’s “family” brand as well as co-authoring the company's primary mandate to offer Ontario seniors unsurpassed "people focused quality care." 

Matthew J. Melchior, BA GDPA | Founder & President

For more than 25 years, Matthew has collaborated with highly regarded, top tier professionals within the land development, construction and seniors housing sectors in the province of Ontario. Matthew’s extensive experience and keen insight has enabled him to form a highly qualified team of professionals that shares his commitment to primacare’s vision of building an innovative organization dedicated to the founding principle of "people focused quality care.” As Founder & President of Primacare, he is actively involved in and responsible for everything from site selection, financing and construction to quality control, operations and compliance. 

 

A strong advocate of community service, Matthew has been actively involved in a variety of community-based cultural and healthcare not-for-profit organizations. As a result, he was presented with the 2006 City of Vaughan Volunteer Recognition Award as well as the 2013 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Rick De Vincenzo, CA BA B.Comm | Chief Financial Officer

Rick has been Primacare’s Chief Financial Officer since 2012 bringing with him a stellar record and reputation in both banking and finance as well as 30+ years of experience and expertise in the areas of administration, taxation, and accounting. Prior to joining Primacare he served as Managing Partner for 8 years in an accounting firm that specialized in construction and real estate development as well as President & COO of a private company for 7 years. He’s also been asked to sit on numerous boards throughout his career including the board of the National Golf Club (where he also served as President for 1 year) as well as Vita Community Living Services (where he also presided as President for 5 years). 

 

An expert in lender relations and a consummate professional known for his integrity, Rick has effectively orchestrated and aggregated multiple large financing initiatives and has successfully managed assets in excess of $100,000,000.

Adam Banks, BA | Director of Operations

Adam Banks joined Primacare in 2019 serving as Director of Operations. In his role, Adam is responsible for the day to day operations of owned and managed long-term care homes. With 25 years of senior leadership experience in the long-term care sector, he brings a wealth of knowledge for the senior living industry and is known for using his expertise to assist workers at all levels of company operations. Most recently, he was the Regional Director for 13 privately operated long-term care homes where he made recommendations to executive leadership, built key relationships and advocated on behalf of the company with government bodies, employer associations and suppliers, and oversaw performance management to exceed quality goals. Adam’s core values align with Primacare’s vision “to provide our residents and staff with an unparalleled long-term care environment that is people focused and adheres to the highest standards in quality care.” He is resident focused and committed to bringing his full breadth of experience to support and advance priority initiatives across the organization.

Executive Team

Randy J. Melchior | Chairman

Randy Melchior has 30+ years experience in real estate and land development that spans both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. During that time he has held key positions in the development of several hundred thousand square feet of prominent space across the GTA and throughout the province of Ontario.  He is also an active member of various charitable foundations and event boards spanning the arts, politics, sport and health care.


As Chairman of Primacare™, Randy networks with top-tier government and industry partners, playing both an active and supervisory role in all strategic initiatives related to the company. He was also instrumental in establishing the company’s “family” brand as well as co-authoring the company's primary mandate to offer Ontario seniors unsurpassed "people focused quality care." 

Matthew J. Melchior, BA GDPA | Founder & President

For more than 25 years, Matthew has collaborated with highly regarded, top tier professionals within the land development, construction and seniors housing sectors in the province of Ontario. Matthew’s extensive experience and keen insight has enabled him to form a highly qualified team of professionals that shares his commitment to primacare’s vision of building an innovative organization dedicated to the founding principle of "people focused quality care.” As Founder & President of Primacare, he is actively involved in and responsible for everything from site selection, financing and construction to quality control, operations and compliance. 

 

A strong advocate of community service, Matthew has been actively involved in a variety of community-based cultural and healthcare not-for-profit organizations. As a result, he was presented with the 2006 City of Vaughan Volunteer Recognition Award as well as the 2013 Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Tracy Richardson, RN BScN | Vice President, Long-Term Care

Tracy is a leader with a passion for person-centred care. Her strong desire to effectively

instill that passion into her team remains her greatest motivator. Tracy is a respected leader in long-term care with the ability to drive change through strategic planning and team development.

Tracy has worked for the last 14 years in long-term care, where she has held leadership positions including Director of Care, Executive Director, Regional Manager of Operations,

and Nursing Consultant. 

Tracy has also been a member of several key nursing practice committees, including the OANHSS Nursing Advisory Committee and the CNO Outreach Committee, and has been a Nursing Exam Item Review Panel Member. Tracy holds a degree in nursing from Ryerson University, and a Long-Term Care Management Certificate from the Canadian Health Care Association.

Rick De Vincenzo, CA BA B.Comm | Chief Financial Officer

Rick has been Primacare’s Chief Financial Officer since 2012 bringing with him a stellar record and reputation in both banking and finance as well as 30+ years of experience and expertise in the areas of administration, taxation, and accounting. Prior to joining Primacare he served as Managing Partner for 8 years in an accounting firm that specialized in construction and real estate development as well as President & COO of a private company for 7 years. He’s also been asked to sit on numerous boards throughout his career including the board of the National Golf Club (where he also served as President for 1 year) as well as Vita Community Living Services (where he also presided as President for 5 years). 

 

An expert in lender relations and a consummate professional known for his integrity, Rick has effectively orchestrated and aggregated multiple large financing initiatives and has successfully managed assets in excess of $100,000,000.