Donna joined the military in 1974. She served as an Administrative Clerk at CFB
Trenton, CFB Borden, and CFB Gagetown. After a short hiatus from the military in
1984 Donna re-enrolled and was posted to RCC Victoria in 1986. Following this posting Donna attended the Year Long French Course at EC R22ER in Valcartier. Posting to the 430E ESC TAC D’HEL Valcartier followed. Then in 1992 she was posted to Dir Gen Personnel Careers Other Ranks in Ottawa. After a number of years in Ottawa Donna moved to CFB Borden and served at G3, at CFSAL as an Instructor, as Chief Clerk of the Medical Services School and then at the Regional Cadet Office. In 2004 Donna was medically released from the Forces. Upon retirement Donna attended the Medical Office Administrator Course at CDI College. She has since had employment in an administrative role with Saint Elizabeth Health Care, the Victorian Order of Nurses, and the Canadian Cancer Society. She is now helping members of the community through the services of Welcome Wagon. She is a strong advocate for all veterans and is very excited to use her extensive administrative skills and past military work experience to
help raise awareness for this initiative.