Jonathan Gallagher CEO

MILESTONES

  • Joined the BBB Board of Directors in 2012
  • Training for his first triathlon in June 2016
  • Finally slept through the night without having 1 of his 4 children ninja their way into mom & dad’s bed (2015)
  • Purchased the pickup truck that he’s been wanting since he was a kid.

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Co-founded Coastal Payroll in 2007 after spending over six years with national corporations such as ADP and Sallie Mae. After studying at James Madison University, Jonathan moved to San Diego and has since been working to help make Coastal Payroll the most respected HCM provider in California.

Jonathan Gallagher

PERSONAL NOTES

When Jonathan is not helping build and lead the team at Coastal Payroll he is building and leading his family of six at home. In between coaching little league football, driving to gymnastics, and attending PTA meetings Jonathan enjoys working out, a good round of qolf, and spa days at La Costa with his wife Traci.

KEY STRENGTHS

  • Numbers-driven
  • Charismatic
  • Energetic
  • Ability to motivate others

OUR MOST RECENT POSTS

Coastal Payroll Taps Industry Veteran as COO

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What Does It Take to Be One of the Best Places to Work?

Here we are again! We’ve been named one of the Best Places to Work by the San Diego Business Journal. It’s no accident. From day one, we’ve made a great work environment one of our top priorities as a company. We truly believe when people love Read More >

Fastest Growing, Even in a Pandemic Making the Inc. 5000 List for the Seventh Time

We’ve been named to the Inc. 5000 list for the seventh time! This alone is an amazing achievement that we owe to our Coastal Family, but this year feels particularly poignant. Read More >