Donna Ford

Donna Ford

Assistant to the President and CEO

As Assistant to the Executive Office, Donna provides executive assistance to the President & CEO and the Chief Operating Officer of The Right Place, and also provides administrative support for the Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and Finance Committee. In addition, Donna organizes and coordinates executive outreach and internal relations efforts; and oversees special projects, while also assisting with various internal processes, including HR, accounting, and operations.

Past Experience

Prior to joining The Right Place team, Donna worked for sixteen years as an Executive Specialist for Spectrum Health, an integrated network of health systems throughout West Michigan.


Associate Degree, Business Administration | Grand Rapids Community College

Notable Projects

During her time with Spectrum Health Foundation, Donna's notable project is the donor wall at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital. Donna supported donor recognition efforts throughout the hospital.