Meet the team at Leadership SouthCoast!
Executive Director of Leadership Southcoast
Donna has over 25 years of experience in the private sector, as an entrepreneur and in nonprofit management. Her background is in marketing and operations that quickly led her into leadership roles at various organizations. She has been in the nonprofit arena for over 10 years and finds mission driven work to be the most satisfying. Donna most recently held the position of Executive Director of EforAll South Coast where she created financial sustainability for the program as well as grew community support through volunteer engagement.
Being a strategic thinker who holds a grand vision, Donna sees the long-term big picture while building the road that leads there. She empowers others through her authentic presence and support. One of her many mantra’s is “Lead from behind” which empowers those around her.
Donna’s goal for Leadership South Coast is to support diverse leaders through inclusive programming. “I hope to encourage new faces of leadership. Leaders are not just found in corner offices. Some are working quietly within their communities. Others are supporting with compassion. All have a village mentality that encourages participation and is all inclusive.”