Donna was born and raised in California. She got her undergraduate degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Christian Counseling and a Minor in Religious Studies at Liberty University. She has served on staff at multiple churches in multiple denominations in a number of positions most recently as Nursery/Preschool Director at a church in the Fresno area.
Donna has been married to her wonderful husband, Javier (JJ) for almost 32 years and has two adult children and two teenage grandchildren. When she is not serving in ministry, she loves to read, craft, and crochet or get together with her friends for coffee. She lives in Lincoln with JJ and her one year old pup, Cotton.