Executive Director
Saint-Louis Residence and Élisabeth Bruyère Residence
Melissa Donskov is the executive director at Bruyère’s long-term care homes: Saint-Louis Residence and Élisabeth Bruyère Residence. Melissa previously worked in primary health care research management with the Bruyère Research Institute, as well as with Bruyère Continuing Care as medical affairs manager and administrator for the Bruyère Academic Medical Organization. More recently, she was the director of operations at the Bruyère Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care. Melissa has a master’s degree in health administration and an undergraduate degree in physiotherapy from the University of Ottawa. She also holds Canadian College of Health Leaders and Certified Human Resources Leader designations, as well as a LEAN Green Belt certification.​