Donna believes everyone should sew-something, anything! With a degree in Fashion Merchandising, Donna's background includes all levels of retail, experience in the hospitality industry, and many years as owner of her own business, Designs by Donna.
Donna shares her love and excitement of garment sewing with her students with her students. Her classes include: Beginning Sewing, Sewing Forward, Teen Sewing Sessions, and specialty classes. When not teaching, Donna spends her time as the costumer for Sycamore Shoals State Park's outdoor drama, Liberty!. Additionally, she creates costumes for both Regency and Civil War living history as well as bridal alterations. For fun, Donna is active as the CEO and President of Sew Crazy, a local nonprofit charitable sewing organization in the Tri-Cities.