Education and Event Coordinator Highlands County Originally from Bryn Athyn Pa, Donnalee has lived in New Jersey at the Weiss Ecology Center. She has previouslworked as a school bus driver for 1years, as an EMT, and was a 12-year member of the board of directors for the Venus Volunteer Fire Dept. Currently, Donnalee works for the Board oElections in Highlands Cty, is celebratin21 years with Winn Dixie, and works part time at an organic farm. Donnalee was a member of the Primal Connection Music and Percussion groupwhere along with Gail and Fred Leavitt, and others, she worked with mentally challenged adults, The Boys and Girls Clubs of Florida, Alzheimer patients in nursing homes, prison populations anmany others. She visited Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Utah and has lobbied in Tallahassee for animal-friendly bills. She is a member of the South Central Florida Bear Stakeholders group and has spoken at local commissioner meetings on animal and environmental issues. She has had articles published in Catholic Concern for Animals magazine and is also a member, along with Gail of AnimalMinistries.org. Donnalee and Gail have been partners in working for animals for many years, and are honored to be a part of Imagine Our Florida.