Donna also graduated from NLU, now ULM with a BBA in accounting in 1989. Donna joined the Panel Truss as Chief Financial Officer in January of 2015. Donna is a CPA, and began her career in public accounting with Arthur Andersen. She served as Controller for a $350 million heavy machinery dealer before joining Rogers Manufacturing as its CFO. Rogers is a multi-location truss manufacturer based in Monroe, Louisiana.
Donna’s son Collin graduated from LSU with a BS in Communications and lives in New Orleans. Step-son Chuck works for Quality Truss in sales and managing design. Step-son Westley is a production manager for Quality Truss. Donna also loves spending time with her 3 grand-daughters and 2 grand-sons.
In 2002, she and her former husband Charles Terry started Quality Truss, based in Ruston, Louisiana, which has grown to about $5 million in sales. This operation is now managed by Charles Terry.