In August 2015, Chris Nicholls was hired as our new Executive Director. Actually Chris is not new, as he was our Executive Director in 2010 and 2011. With his extensive background in Business Development, Marketing & Sales Management, Chris is back with the same drive and enthusiasm to support the Gibsons Chamber members, the business community and the entire Sunshine Coast.
Donna Heavens has lived on the Sunshine Coast for over thirteen years and has
been involved in the community from the start. If her smile looks familiar, you
may have seen her over the years as a volunteer at the Sunshine Coast Skating
Club, Elphinstone Secondary, where her two daughters graduated, or The
Coasters Car Club attending meetings, events and cruises with her husband, Rob.
You might also have met her while she was coaching at Curves, or in the Resource
Room at WorkBC/Open Door Group, or when she was out and about in the
As Office Administrator for The Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce,
Donna brings a strong work ethic, considerable administrative skills and
knowledge of the Sunshine Coast from her previous work and volunteer