Our Team

Driven by an ambitious and enterprising team, we are redefining the role our airport plays and looking beyond aviation to connect our visitors, partners, people and community to new travel, business and tourism opportunities that will grow our region and beyond.

Executive Management Team

Chris Mills
Chris Mills

Chief Executive Officer

Chris Mills is the CEO of Sunshine Coast Airport and Coffs Harbour Airport.    Chris has over 30 years’ experience in varied industries including aviation, tourism, events, retail, finance and property planning and development. He has worked in Australia and England across the private and public sectors. As CEO of Queensland Airports Limited until 2022 he directed key strategies and significant investment to grow international and domestic passenger numbers into, and throughout, Queensland. Chris is currently a Board Member of Tourism and Events Queensland, and Events Management Queensland. His previous board or executive roles included Dreamworld theme park, South Bank Corporation, d’Albora marinas, Australian Airports Association, Tourism and Transport Forum Australia and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. 

Kylie Ezzy
Kylie Ezzy

General Manager People and Communications

Kylie has more than 20 years’ experience across a range of disciplines including advocacy, marketing and communications, stakeholder engagement, media relations, market research, events management, human resource management and customer service. Kylie has held senior executive positions in both Local and State Government leading diverse teams that have delivered outcomes which engage and influence, underpinned by her understanding of local community, stakeholders and the strategic business context.

Scott Norris
Scott Norris

General Manager Aviation and Commercial

Scott is an experienced executive in the aviation sector with more than fifteen years leading aeronautical and non-aeronautical commercial functions in executive leadership positions within dynamic, fast-growing tier one airports including Auckland and Perth Airports. Most recently Mr Norris was the Vice President Commercial Development and Vice President Strategic Customer Relationships at Vancouver Airport.

Kate McCreery-Carr
Kate McCreery-Carr

General Manager Operations

In July 2021, Kate was appointed as General Manager Operations of Sunshine Coast Airport. Kate is responsible for the safe and secure operation of all airside, landside and terminal operations, including maintenance and significant capital programs, as well as providing leadership and management to the airport’s operations business in accordance with legislative requirements and corporate objectives. Prior to this, Kate was Chief Operating Officer at Cairns Airport, where she worked for 30 years in total, 15 of those with Cairns Airport Pty. Ltd and before joining Cairns Airport Pty. Ltd., she worked with Air Niugini and Australian Airlines, based at Cairns Airport. Kate is a graduate of the Airport Management Professional Accreditation program, an executive development programme for airport managers worldwide that promotes the adherence to the highest professional standards, covering all functional areas of the airport business. Graduates earn the International Airport Professional (IAP) Designation. Kate has previously held positions with the CQU Regional Engagement Committee and the Cairns Amateurs Committee.

Board of Directors

David Ryan
David Ryan

Interim Chair

Andrea Staines
Andrea Staines

Non-Executive Director

Andrew Agnew
Andrew Agnew

Non-Executive Director

Karen Gould
Karen Gould

Non-Executive Director

Douglas Park
Douglas Park

Non-Executive Director

David Andrew Wilson
David Andrew Wilson

Non-Executive Director

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Our Story

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Our Vision

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