Management team

  • Mrs Emma Saysell

    CEO Emma Saysell joined St David’s in 1994 as a Clinical Nurse Specialist, having previously working at Velindre Hospital in Cardiff. Emma has progressed through the organisation and was appointed to the joint position of CEO/Director of Nursing in 2004. She is the accountable officer for the Charity and reports to the Board of Trustees.
  • Mr Adrian Hadley

    Deputy CEO Adrian Hadley joined St David’s having worked previously for another local hospice. Prior to that Adrian had a long career in rugby both as a player and in management. He is responsible for the Hospices 38 shops, and the Finance and HR Departments.
  • Mr Kris Broome

    Director of Fundraising & Lottery Kris Broome came to St David’s bringing with him an extensive portfolio of creative fundraising skills and ideas. He leads a team of staff and volunteers and is responsible for the Fundraising and the Lottery Departments.
  • Mrs Gill Tanner

    Senior Manager for Day Hospice and Family Support Team Gill joined St David’s as a Social Worker in April 2002 and now manages all the Family Support services: social work, welfare benefits, day hospice, complementary therapy, bereavement and services for carers and children and young people.
  • Mrs Karen Hughes

    Senior Nurse Karen Hughes joined St Davids Hospice Care in 1999 as a Clinical Nurse Specialist and is now a Senior Nurse.
  • Mrs Stephanie Thomas

    Senior Nurse Stephanie Thomas joined St David's as a Clinical Nurse Specialist and is now a Senior Nurse
Meet our Board of Trustees