Donna is currently one of the Career and Technical Education Coordinators for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, where she spent 18 years in the classroom teaching a variety of business courses before joining district office administration seven years ago. She has been involved in many aspects of development and implementation of the Academies of Nashville. Donna has been actively involved with the Ford Next Generation Learning Communities as a Professional Development Provider and consultant for over 20 years. Donna’s educational background is in business and business education. She received her undergraduate Business Degree from Belmont University and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the Jack C. Massey School of Business at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.