Director, International Programs
Previously, she served as Director of Education Abroad at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville (2003-2012) and Study Abroad Coordinator at Loras College (1999-2003). In her 14 years of international education administrative experience, Donna has led a number of international initiatives. She provided administrative support to Loras College's education abroad programs in Ireland, South Africa, Spain, and Ukraine; was responsible for the development and management of UW-Platteville's education abroad programs in Fiji, China, and Australia; and has collaborated with numerous faculty at both institutions in the development of short-term programs and exchanges.
Donna earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, in German and Sociology from Luther College and her M.A. degree in Education from Loras College. Donna’s experience with international education began as an undergraduate participating on a short-term faculty-led program to Germany and Austria followed by a junior-year abroad studying at the Universität Erlangen. She has studied, worked, volunteered, or traveled in more than 30 countries worldwide.
Assistant Director, International Programs
Incoming Exchange Coordinator
International Student Success Advisor