Leading Central Coast aged care and disability services provider, Coastlink, has announced its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as Ms Lynne Graham.

Previously CEO of Mai-Wel Group, Ms Graham brings a wealth of experience from within both the aged care and disability sectors, as well as qualifications in nursing, social science, law, and business administration.

Coastlink Chair, John Mouland, says Ms Graham’s appointment marks an exciting new chapter for the organisation.

“The appointment of Ms Graham to the role of Coastlink CEO marks a new era for one of the Coast’s most trusted disability and aged care service providers,” says Mr Mouland.

“With a reputation for helping people living with disability and the ageing live life their way for close to 40 years, Coastlink will benefit from Ms Graham’s extensive experience within these sectors, as well as her strategic vision for growing a strong and sustainable NDIS service provider.

“On behalf of the Coastlink Board, staff, clients and their families, we warmly welcome Ms Graham to this executive role and look forward to her guiding Coastlink into a new era of growth and innovation.”

Ms Graham says she is very happy about the appointment and is looking forward to working with Coastlink due to its commitment to excellence and strong values focus.

“I was attracted to working with an organisation with the history and reputation of Coastlink that offers both aged and disability support services, as my background spans both of these areas and I have long had a passion for helping people within these sectors to live their best lives,” says Ms Graham.

“The delivery of Coastlink programs and services through the values of Honesty, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Empathy very much align with my own personal values and demonstrated work practices and highlight its commitment to excellence in all aspects of client care.

“I am very much looking forward to working with Coastlink staff, clients and their families, to ensure we are providing the resources and supports needed to help every Coastlink client live a full and capable life.”

Ms Graham will commence in the role on 8 January 2024.

You can learn more about Coastlink’s wide range of disability, aged care and accommodation options at coastlink.org.au or by following the organisation on Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn.