The Leadership Team are a group of passionate people, with a combined wealth of knowledge and many years experience across numerous sectors. They work closely with the Board of Directors and all staff to ensure the best service is provided throughout all branches of Coast Community Connections.

Bruce Davis

Bruce Davis is the Chief Executive Officer of Coast Community Connections and brings a wealth of knowledge, as well as invaluable organisation-specific experience to the role. He has over 30 years’ experience working across all levels of business, government and community, including almost four years in executive positions at Coast Community Connections. Bruce joined the organisation in 2015 and has held several key leadership roles including General Manager of Business and ICT, Company Secretary and Public Officer overseeing Coast Community Connections’ finance department. During this time, he successfully led the organisation through several major reforms including the addition of subsidiary company Coast Services Group Limited. Prior to his time at Coast Community Connections, Bruce accrued over 20 years’ experience in the technology, services and retail sectors, founding and developing many innovative companies and working with corporate, government and end-user clients.

Emma Gilby

Emma is the General Manager of Families and Community and Acting General Manager for Ageing and Disability Services. Emma has worked with us since 2008 and provides oversight of the nine Early and Middle Childhood programs, Peninsula Community Centre, Evolution Youth Service and Gambling Solutions Central Coast counselling service. Emma has more than a decade of experience in the Children’s Services industry and 9 years in Business Management. Emma is also qualified in adult education and has a passion for employee training and development.