Donald grew up on a farm outside of Wyanet, Illinois, earned a BS in Finance at Illinois State University, and moved to the Atlanta area over 30 years ago.
After an earlier career in banking, finance, and investments and taking time at home to raise two children, Donald joined CMA in 2016 as an onsite manager. He was promoted to Division Manager in 2021 and earned his PCAM designation in 2023. With a team of 25 onsite managers, Donald enjoys being able to lead, mentor, and guide his managers with the challenging situations they incur from day to day.
An avid backpacker and hiker, with an interest in history, Donald is president of the Friends of Kennesaw Mountain, a non-profit dedicated to supporting activities and events at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, where he has led volunteer workday activities, Eagle Scout projects, and history hikes in the park for over ten years.