Donna believes that someone willing to challenge existing thinking can promote new behaviour (and she has studied behaviour). After twenty years she is now prepared to speak of experiences that placed her in danger on a daily basis in order to help others in peril. Donna believes that her knowledge can help save lives.

So, why choose Donna to speak at your event? Through her personal struggle to strive through adversity she's amassed immense motivational knowledge and knowhow. Driven to discover why people change, Donna undertook studies and qualified as a psychotherapist in her thirties, after which she specialised in criminology and human behaviour. Her studies included brain function, sexual deviance and much else besides therapeutic work. 

Subjects that Donna can speak to you about include trauma recovery, domestic abuse, violence, knife crime, and metal health. A broad subject area, yes but all areas she has been touched by personally or has worked within.

From personal experience Donna knows that performance requires far more than sacrifice and maximum commitment. It takes courage, insight and grit to keep moving forward. She also realises that through her voice there is opportunity to elicit change and so she is stepping up to make a difference. And she will make a difference. 


Donna is available to speak upon arrangement.

To book please call Donna on 07555 315426 or message using the button below - no spam please.



Donna's stage presence began in the States in front of impressive audiences. She'd not spoken in front of others since her teens. Plunging in at the deep end  to speak to one-hundred and forty people, including judges, about her debut novel Donna took to the stage and blew them away. Her  second speech, the same day, was  in front of four hundred (which was also live-streamed to over one-million more) where she talked about her injury, the reason why she writes and to accept the award for her book, BROKEN. Giving an emotional performance that touched the hearts of the audience sparked the beginning of a new journey into becoming an mental health advocate. 

Donna addressed this larger audience a third time, giving her winning speech that was beamed around the world.

Experiences such as this award ceremony and conference gave opportunities to share the stage with  high-profile names and it was a great honour for Donna to  share the stage with:  Kary Oberbrunner (Author, Coach, Speaker); David Branderhorst (Entrepreneur, Coach, Speaker); Jeff Brown (Award-winning Broadcast Industry Veteran & Podcaster, Speaker); Dan Miller (NY Times-Bestselling Author & Serial Entrepreneur, Speaker); Rachel Pedersen (Award-Winning Social Media Strategist, Speaker);  Brad Burke (YouTube Business Consultant, Speaker);  Dexter Godfrey (America's Fearless Success Speaker) and Joel Kessel (Strategic Advisor, Executive Coach, Emcee) over the course of three days. 


ANDY HARRINGTON: Mindset. Message. Marketing

Donna had the privilege to meet and receive training from the UK's number one public speaker, Andy Harrington which has enabled her to perfect how she delivers her performance and has given her stage confidence.