The North Business Council of the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce promotes unity, educates and provides a forum to discuss issues that affect all local area businesses. The Council provides current information on local and state legislation and initiatives that have an economic impact on the areas that make up the North Business Council.
Donna has been the Executive Director of the St. Johns County Education Foundation d/b/a INK! (Investing in Kids) since 2006. She and her team advocate to provide innovative programs and classroom resources to promote the academic success of students in the St. Johns County School District. Currently 81% of all funds raised go back into the classrooms.
Donna lives in St. Augustine with her husband, Loran, who retired as the Chief of Police for the City of St. Augustine in 2016. Her daughter, Lisa, is a 2nd grade teacher in Manhattan, NY.
Stephen spent 20 years in the U.S Navy honing his computer skills as he traveled the world on Aircraft Carriers. In 2005 he began his career in marketing which was a natural transition for him since analyzing data is at the heart of marketing. Stephen always admired the entrepreneurs he worked with while in the corporate world and dreamed of starting his own marketing agency to enable him to share their story with the world even more. Stephen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a Master’s Degree in Internet Marketing from Full Sail University. Stephen loves to play golf and spending time with his wife and 5 children on the beaches of Florida and is very active in his Church and the local community