Donna is a certified Texas Pre-K – 8 (self-contained) and 9-12 (vocational agriculture) teacher. She also holds a Kindergarten Endorsement, Gifted and Talented Certification and ELL (English Language Learner) Certification. Donna has taught second grade for 5 years, first grade for 5 years, Kindergarten for 4 years, and Pre-K fours for 3 years. Donna has also been a K-8th reading specialist and a Curriculum Director. She adores her husband of 37 years, David, her 4 adult children (JoDee, Jared, Jenny & Justin), her amazing son-in-law (Clint), her wonderful daughter-in-law (Jennessa), and her 4 grandchildren (Harrison, Callie Jo, Miles and Cara Jean; all under 4 years old). She delights in spending time with her family, especially on holidays when all 12 members can gather in one place. Donna enjoys her flower garden, reading, photography, and is learning to love kayaking with her husband. Her family, friends, and students are blessings to her.