Independent Learning Specialist
Office: 101 Garrett Conference Center
Phone: (270) 745-4171
As an Independent Learning Specialist, Donna enjoys assisting students with WKU On Demand classes and processing enrollments, including special populations such as MBA and Army students. She is also responsible for recruiting initiatives for WKU On Demand; assists in marketing functions for the department, represents department at ATP’s, Open Houses, information tables, visits to off-campus sites, and other recruiting opportunities. She maintains and works to increase the department’s social media presence. Prior to joining WKU On Demand, Donna provided support for the GSKyTeach Graduate Program and its Executive Director, including recruiting cohorts and working with Graduate Studies & Teachers Services departments to ensure that GSKyTeach students successfully completed all of the steps required to gain admittance, graduate, and obtain their KY Teacher Certification. Donna managed the office for an original equipment manufacturer and was a packaging supervisor for a pharmaceutical company before moving to Kentucky.
B.A., English, Ursinus College, PA
WKU Marketing Council: 2013 – present
Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning: 2012 – present
Advisors of Excellence Class of 2013