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Donna Buonopane, PhD

Donna M. Buonopane, PhD has more than thirty years of experience working in higher education, K-12 public schools, and small entrepreneurial businesses. Her consulting work in education has included public school districts, universities, non-profit educational organizations, and government agencies. She specializes in using in-depth qualitative evaluation methods to support program implementation.


Amy Ruth Nevis


"More than any organization I have been connected to, I am regularly reminded of GISC’s commitment not just to providing professional and personal development, but to changing peoples lives, and to making the world a better place."

Stuart Simon
GISC Faculty Member

Dr. Buonopane's educational consulting practice, DMB Consulting & Associates, focused on program evaluations for mathematics and science projects and professional development in mathematics for K-8 teachers and administrators. Her research area of expertise is in educational administration and leadership. Her current area of interest is leadership and evaluation in the non-profit arena.


Dr. Buonopane earned a PhD in Educational Administration from Boston College, a Master of Science in Mathematics and Science Education from Lesley University Graduate School and a BS in Education, cum laude, from Lesley College.




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