Strategic Consultant, Donna R. Wood, specializes in rural community development. Although not Native American, Donna grew up on the Fort Berthold Reservation, in a farming community of Northwest North Dakota.
Donna is a graduate of Interstate Business College in Fargo, in the computer and medical sciences. Since graduating from college, Donna has continued her education through global university opportunities such as: Strategy and the Sustainable Enterprise through the Indian Institute of Business Management – Bangalore (India), Future Cities, Livable Future Cities, and Smart Cities through ETH Zurich & Singapore, Transforming Business, Society and Self through MIT.
Over the last thirty years, Donna has worked for and with companies in the healthcare, higher education, technology and legal industries, as well as nonprofits serving in diversity and inclusion, organizational and community development.
Donna is the mother of three grown children, and has three grandchildren. She believes the three keys to successful living are: Common Sense, Critical Thinking and Compassion for Others.