Donna began her career amidst the rapid growth of the personal computer industry in the mid 1980’s. She held sales, training and brand marketing positions for a variety of software products during her tenure at Informix Software, a leading provider of database management systems whose technology is now owned by IBM. In 1991, Donna joined the corporate marketing team at ERA Real Estate, a worldwide franchiser of residential real estate brokerages. At ERA, Donna held management positions in the areas of corporate communications, public relations, advertising and direct marketing.
A content provider at heart, Donna has provided marketing consulting services to a wide variety of clients since 1993. Her expertise spans the full range of traditional and new media communications. Donna holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from Kansas State University.
Donna is active in the community and has recently served on the boards of the Kansas City Pi Beta Phi Scholarship and Special Needs Fund; the Village Church Endowment Trust, which she chaired from 2014-2015; Shawnee Mission Cotillion; and Youth Ministry Institute Midwest. She and husband, Jim, reside in Prairie Village, Kansas. They have two grown sons and a college-age daughter.