For over a decade, Donna Burns has directed many of the firm's most important human resources operations. She manages employee relations, benefits administration, and performance management, as well as serves on the Chambliss Diversity Committee. Donna also handles recruiting and staffing, primarily for non-attorney professional positions - permanent and temporary. She is responsible for initiating and implementing all firm policies and supervising a wide variety of related matters. Before joining the firm, Donna held positions as the human resources director at Siskin Children's Institute and as the assistant director of human resources at Cigna HealthCare.
A Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources, Donna has more than 20 years' experience in training development and delivery. She has worked directly with community service programs sponsored by The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to enhance career development for disadvantaged populations.