Before entering into the dental world, he spent five years managing various departments at The Sanctuary in Kiawah Island, SC where he facilitated in the resort earning the Five Star/Five Diamond Resort award – the highest honor a resort can receive. He was able to truly understand customer service at the highest of levels and was coached to put team member’s needs first and to build cultures which lead to increased revenue. Donnie also served in the Air Force and currently serves in the Air National Guard as an Air Traffic Controller. It was in the military where he learned the value of self-discipline, self-sacrifice, and loyalty.
Donnie has successfully helped four practices grow in revenue and size. He helped his current practice achieve the Forbes Great Places to Work list, and in 2019 was awarded #30 in the U.S. for Great Place to Work® in the Healthcare division---the only dental practice to make the Top 35 list ever.
Donnie enjoys playing golf, reading, spending time with friends and family and traveling with his wife, Jennifer and their three children Douglas, Victoria, and Adalyn.