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This Year's Honoree

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2018 Honoree

Donna McNamara, Ph.D.

CSE Board of Trustees, 2008-2017

2018 PCL Honoree - Donna McNamaraDonna McNamara is the former Vice President of Global Education and Training for Colgate-Palmolive Company. At Colgate, she developed and implemented the company's global learning strategy, designed its business goal alignment process, and built leadership capability to accelerate effective change.

Prior to Colgate, Donna was an executive with AT&T in human resources, education, and strategic planning. She has also contributed to key professional organizations and educational programs in her field, serving as chairperson of the Association for Talent Development; member of the National Nuclear Training Accreditation Board for INPO; senior fellow, Human Capital, with The Conference Board; and advisory board member for the Chief Learning Officer Doctoral Program at the University of Pennsylvania.

Donna enjoys recognition from the International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame. Within the local community, Donna served on the boards of Cornerstone Family Programs and the College of Saint Elizabeth. Currently, she serves on the boards of St. Catherine University and Impact 100 Garden State, a women's philanthropic organization.

Donna received her doctorate in Education and Human Resources from Peabody College of Vanderbilt University.