Donna Gauci has 35 years’ experience working in the travel, tourism and transport industry. Her experience includes retail travel agencies, wholesale, destination marketing, inbound tour operations, domestic and international sales and marketing and operational management.

For the past 14 years Ms Gauci has been employed with SeaLink Travel Group, first as General Manager for SeaLink New Zealand and since 2011, as General Manager for SeaLink South Australia.

Ms Gauci’s proven track record of maximising the potential and value of SeaLink’s operations, combined with her leadership capabilities has seen her appointed to the role of Chief Operating Officer for the SeaLink Travel Group in June 2019.

Ms Gauci provides oversight to all operational aspects of the SeaLink Travel Group Business Units nationally and is responsible for the effective leadership of all General Managers and Sales and Marketing divisions. Ms Gauci also provides liaisons between the Business Units and Corporate Services and is responsible for driving improved efficiency and identifying new business growth opportunities.