Donna M. Wilson (Ed.D. '08) of Durham, NC, was honored with the Stephen Shank Award for Excellence in Teaching in April from Capella University, Minneapolis. Wilson is a member of the graduate faculty in Capella's online doctoral program in Educational Leadership and Management where she directs dissertation research of secondary and post-secondary educators.
In her nomination, Wilson was recognized for "her gift of intense, rigorous and scholarly mentoring of doctoral students, and making a difference in their pathway to success at Capella". Wilson noted that she “earned her doctorate in Higher Education Policy and Leadership under the guidance of Dr. Joe Berger.”