Donna Alteen
Board member, since 2011

Three words that best describe her

Empathetic, passionate, committed.

What’s her life’s work?

Donna leads the delivery of strategic marketing services as the founder and CEO of Time + Space Media, a marketing agency based in Halifax. An active member of her community, Donna has served on Boards for the IWK Hospital, Phoenix Youth Services and Halifax Chamber of Commerce, among others. The passionate advocate for women’s and children’s rights is also the recipient of a Women of Excellence Award for entrepreneurship from the Canadian Progress Club in Halifax.

What academic work set her up for success?

Donna is a graduate of Acadia University’s business faculty and holds an ICD.D designation from the Institute of Canadian Directors.

Interesting tidbit

Donna enjoys cycling, hiking and yoga. She joined with her daughter to complete her 200-hour yoga teacher training certification in 2013.