Donald is a graduate of Auburn University and is the founder of the Making It Happen Blog campaign, the “Nashville Hits Collecting Dust” podcast, and partner of  The Exceptional Leaders Lab. As a national business consultant and entrepreneur for over 14 years, Donald’s dynamic and comfortable approach has led to him addressing thousands of people, whether it is during a keynote speech for an association, working with specialized teams, mentoring high school kids, or One on One coaching of rising country music stars. He specializes in developing leaders, inspiring teamwork, creating confidence and self worth, as well as identifying and developing your personal brand. His main signature topics are: “What Exceptional Leaders Know”, “Why People Do What They Do.”, and “How to Make Life Happen.”