For over three decades, Donna W. Salter has created professional development programs designed for intentional positive leadership that maximizes personal and professional authenticity. Donna frequently speaks at accounting conferences where she consistently receives top tier speaker ratings from conference attendees. She is also a lead facilitator for the Business Learning Institute (BLI) where she conducts web enabled collaborative learning sessions on The Anticipatory Organization – Accounting and Finance Edition developed by futurist, Daniel Burrus. From 2011-2018, Donna directed the operation of the AICPA’s emerging leaders’ segment and managed their very successful Leadership Academy. Prior to AICPA, she was the director of professional development for the Utah and North Carolina CPA societies spanning a twenty-five-year career. This amazing experience sparked her love of the accounting profession. Donna earned a bachelor of science degree (with honors) majoring in Management and Organization Development with a minor in Human Resource Management from the University of Mount Olive in North Carolina. She also completed coursework in the field of industrial and organizational psychology. Salter holds professional facilitator certifications from FranklinCovey, VitalSmarts, Corexl, and Development Dimensions International and has extensive experience.