Donna W. Salter is a certified facilitator for Business Learning Institute’s (BLI) The Anticipatory Organization – Accounting and Finance Edition. The collaborative learning program emphasizes the most important competency in the business world today – the ability to anticipate future trends and position organizations to take advantage of them. The result is a powerful tool that helps organizations understand what’s next, develop opportunities, shape the future and accelerate success.
Donna is also a faculty member for Intend2Lead, a leadership development firm focused on empowering organizations to make meaningful cultural change. Donna has created numerous professional development programs designed for intentional positive leadership, including: communication, collaboration, empathic listening, leadership essentials presentation skills, time management, and aligning personal and professional brands to maximize authenticity. Donna frequently conducts retreats and strategic planning sessions for accounting firms.
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 for a combined span of twenty-five years. 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 holds professional facilitator certifications from FranklinCovey, VitalSmarts, Corexl, and Development Dimensions International.