Donna Jackson, currently serves the North American Division as Ministerial Spouses Leader and NAD Field Assistant in NAD Ministerial. Previously she held the position of Family & Women’s Ministries Director of the Ontario Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada Women’s Ministries Liaison Coordinator for eight years. Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit and with the help of gifted lay people, she has initiated several new ministries in Ontario such as: Women in Mission, Young Women’s Ministries, Teen Pregnancy Prevention/Intervention, Singles Ministries, and Grief to Wholeness.
Born and raised on Vancouver Island, B.C., Donna’s world view was stretched by living in the United States, Sri Lanka and India and by serving on short term projects in Somalia, Ethiopia, and Kenya. She has worked for the British Columbia Ministry of Social Services, Catholic Social Services and Suicide Prevention Services and has been involved with inter-denominational community projects for people at risk in B.C. and Ontario. Donna was educated at Canadian University College and Spicer Memorial College in India (BA) and by her three children, four grandchildren and one husband, Dan.