As a house parent for 17 years, Donna had the opportunity to be a part of children’s lives who needed guidance and love for various reasons. She has extensive experience working with children and families from hard places. Donna also leads parenting classes for at-risk families. Her career before serving as a house parent was in the legal field where she honed her clerical and organizational skills.
Donna married her high school sweetheart, and today they share sons, daughters-in-law, and grandchildren. She enjoys the outdoors, entertaining, being with her family, high school and college football and basketball, and knitting.