Donna Gwaltney • Human Resources Director

Donna Gwaltney

Human Resources Director


Donna Gwaltney

Donna Gwaltney serves as the Human Resources Director. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management from Mid-America Nazarene University and a Master's degree in Human Resource Development and Administration from Barry University. She also completed a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from Eastern University. She has been certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources since 1996. 

Donna has over two decades of HR experience. Prior to joining the church, she worked in the HR offices of a variety of industries including hospitality, manufacturing, non-profit, citrus processing, public sector, and higher education. She is very active in her local Society for Human Resource Management chapter. She is a volunteer for the local College Relations committee as well as a SHRM Certification Instructor. She also teaches adjunctively for the College of Business at Belmont University.

Donna currently resides in Brentwood with her husband, Darrell. She and Darrell have three grown children who have become amazing adults. They also have one equally amazing Peruvian son-in-law. Being from St. Louis, she is an avid St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. She also likes to curl up on the sofa with her cat, Mandy, and watch Masterpiece Theatre or the Hallmark Mystery Channel.