LaDonna Boyd is the fifth-generation President/CEO of R.H. Boyd Publishing Corporation in Nashville, TN. She Has a passion for creating opportunities for underserved communities, providing educational resources for women and girls, and environmental and conservation efforts. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Spelman College, where she studied Economics and French, a Master’s in Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance from Tennessee State University She has served on the TSU College of Business’ Economics and Finance Advisory Board since 2012. She is currently a candidate for the degree of Doctor of Education at Pepperdine University. She has also earned a certificate from the Harvard University Extension School in Digital Marketing Strategy. Additionally, she serves on numerous boards, including Citizens Savings Bank and Trust, National Museum of African American Music, and the Metro Davidson County Historic Zoning Commission, which is appointed by the Mayor of Nashville. Lastly, she has received numerous awards and proclamations, including Top 30 Under 30, Top 40 Under 40, the Madame C. J. Walker Award from Mother Zion AME Church in Harlem New York, and a resolution from Davidson County, TN for her commitment to community service. LaDonna has developed a passion for working with young girls to develop self-esteem and success in education. She also enjoys yoga, hiking, domestic and international travel, mission work, and public speaking.