Donna is primarily responsible for overseeing the Club Sports Study Hall and Mentoring programs. She frequent meets with mentoring students and students on academic contracts to ensure success across all-student athletes. This program has allowed the Academics Department to see a steady increase in the student-athlete GPAs.
Donna Holland, a California native, graduated from Washington Baptist Teacher’s College with a degree in Elementary Ed and taught for 15 years in Sacramento, California.
Her and her husband, Darren, moved to Lynchburg in 2003. She started working in the Registrar’s Office, moved after a few years into the College of Applied Studies and Academic Success, and then transitioned into Club Sports as the Assistant Director of Academic Advancement. Her husband is the pastor of Discover Church and Donna leads a weekly ladies Bible Study and works with the kid’s program.