Since 2005, Don has served multiple roles on the Communities In Schools of Mid–America board. He has worked at Cisco Systems for 16+ years and is currently a Consulting Systems Engineer covering Tropo for North America and Europe. Don is the co-owner of Lucia’s Sarto, a fashion design company based in Kansas City, Missouri’s, Country Club Plaza area. He graduated with Honors from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Human Development and Family Life. Additionally, Don has an MBA from Rockhurst University, with an interest in international studies. Don’s experiences vary from the military, criminal justice, social work, to technology and a local business owner – always with an eye toward community, education, and corporate social responsibility.