Donna is a retired Pittsfield Public School employee, retiring after 35 years of service. Prior to her retirement, she was the Principal fo the John C Crosby School. Her career as a Special Education and General Education teacher involved teaching at all levels before becoming an administrator at Crosby. For many years, she was involved as a teacher and as the coordinator of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers which provides before and after school programming to students. Donna has always been a strong advocate for children as lifelong learners and is excited to be a board member of PEF, whose mission she shares in supporting the achievement and success of students and teachers in the PPS.