Donald Dunn

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Donald Dunn
Lewisville, NC
Jefferson Elementary School, Winston-Salem,NC

Personal and Professional Information

  • Professionally, I operate two separate businesses.  First, we operate two licensed childcare centers.  We service roughly 250 children daily.  I coordinate the efforts of the 36 staff members who provide care and learning experiences for the children.  All staff and other childcare providers participate in ongoing training sessions.
  • The other business is NRC, Inc., provide residence and personal care to adults with disabilities in a group house environment.
  • Graduated from Winston-Salem State University with a Business Administration Degree.  Have earned my Six Sigma /Green Belt certificate.
  • Married to Ann Wherry Dunn. A daughter, Bria.


PTA Involvement

Current service includes:

  • National Board Director 2015- Present
    Committee Assignments: Finance and National Convention Committee
    Strategy Planning Task Force
    Georgia State PTA Task Force\
  • Winston-Salem Forsyth County PTA Council – Member
  • Jefferson Elementary School, Winston-Salem, NC – School Improvement Team Member

Previous service includes:

  • PTA Representative –Lifetouch Memory Mission 2017
  • North Carolina State President 2013-2015
  • National Convention Host 2015 Charlotte
  • North Carolina State President-Elect 2011-2013
  • North Carolina State Federal Legislative Chair 2009-2011
  • North Carolina State Common Core Chair 2009
  • North Carolina State Male Engagement Chair 2009-2011
  • North Carolina State –Member 2007-2009
  • Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Council President 2006-2008
  • Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Council Vice President 2004-2006
  • Winston Salem/Forsyth County Council Treasurer 2002-2004
  • Meadowlark Elementary School, Winston-Salem, NC President 2000-2002
  • Meadowlark Elementary School, Winston-Salem, NC Vice President 1998-2000

Community service includes

Current service includes:

  • Forsyth Educator Partnership-Chairman
  • Winston-Salem State University- Member Board of Visitors
  • Public School First North Carolina- Member

Previous services includes:

  • Forsyth County Democratic Party-Treasurer
  • Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation-Member
  • Public School Forum-Member