Director Human Resources
Donna joined Exacto®, Inc. in 2015 as the Human Resources Manager and member of the leadership team and elevated to Director. Donna has over 20 years of diverse human resources and business experience that spans small to mid-size organizations to large corporations. She has hands-on experience providing guidance and leadership to senior managers in growth and stable organizations. Her broad experience includes benefits, policy design, employee relations, payroll, performance management, compensation, talent acquisition, training & development, management and leadership.
Prior to joining Exacto®, Inc., Donna held several human resources leadership positions in various manufacturing companies. While working in the printing industry during an acquisition, she partnered with operating site leaders to ensure alignment of HR strategies with business objectives and goals. She supported the closing of 3 facilities, the relocation of 1 facility and the onboarding of corporate platforms and policies. In her time working for a fastener manufacturer, she supported over 200 employees, revitalized the safety program, upgraded the HRIS, implemented a training & development program and gained a seat at the directors table.
Donna earned her Bachelor of Science in Management and Masters of Science in Management & Leadership from Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI. She was honored with Academic Distinction and membership into Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society.
Donna is a season ticket holder at two theatres and enjoys sharing the experience with her family and friends. She is a military veteran and takes pride in honoring those who have served our country. She enjoys volunteering and sharing in the joy of serving others. One of her biggest pleasures is spending time with her family and friends.