Donna works with the central Student Success Team in the Simcoe County District School Board supporting disengaged students through an Outreach Cooperative Education program and for Queen's University as a continuing education instructor for teacher qualification courses in Cooperative Education. She is currently president of the Ontario Cooperative Education Association. She has also worked as a leader in Cooperative Education as the board's Cooperative Education Itinerant Resource Teacher and head of a Cooperative Education Department. Prior to teaching Co-op, Donna taught Business Studies, Physical Education and was at one time a Co-op student herself. She has contributed to many writing projects including the development of an e-learning course for Cooperative Education, a board resource document for at-risk Co-op programs, and an on-line interactive textbook in Grade 9 Information Technology in Business.