Donna Clandening

Principal & Chief Strategy Officer

With over 25 years of experience in the business development, marketing, public relations, engineering and project management sectors of the A/E/C industry, Donna joined AC Martin as the director of marketing in 2007, and is currently a principal with the firm and a member of the firm’s executive management team. As the marketing director, she has strategically developed marketing plans, reinforced public relation outlets, and strengthened and formed new business contacts for the firm. With a hands-on background in the design and construction of projects, Donna works closely with the leadership of the firm to create new avenues for market growth and business development; and helps to guide and develop all specific project pursuit strategies.  Donna received her Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and has been a past board member of the Society of Marketing for Professional Services and the Asian American Architects and Engineers Association of Southern California. She currently sits on the board of directors for both the ACE Mentor Program and the Foundation for Interdisciplinary Studies, and is a member of the Architectural Engineering Industry Advisory Council at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.