Donna received her undergraduate degree from Kent State University and her Masters of Education Administration from Cleveland State University. She has been employed with the Geauga County ESC, now the ESC of the Western Reserve since 1999. She was the only principal of the Geauga Academy, the alternative high school in Geauga County from the program’s inception in 1999 until the program ended in 2017. Since that time, she has overseen numerous county programs and departments.
Donna’s current assignments include the oversight of the Gaitway High School, Carrington Youth Academy and Prevention Administrators as well as the ESCWR social workers. Donna is the Director of The Geauga Youth Center School, part time administrator for Cardinal Local School District and the iStem Early College High School. She also represents the ESCWR on the Geauga County Crisis Response Team, Family First Council/Screening Committee, The Suicide Prevention Committee and the Mental Health and Recovery Board Hub Committee.