Donna Davis Norris, Executive Director of the Southwest Ohio Computer Association, elected as Chair of the Management Council Board of Trustees[Columbus, OH, October 2021] — The Management Council (managementcouncil.org) is pleased to announce the election of Donna Davis Norris as Chair of its Board of Trustees. Davis succeeds Adam Pittis, superintendent of the East Guernsey Local School District, who served on the Board from 2018 to 2021, including stints as Vice Chair and Chair in his final two years. Norris has served on the Board of Trustees since 2019 and served as the Board Vice Chair last year.
Norris started at the Southwest Ohio Computer Association (SWOCA) in 1998, where she served as the Associate Director from 2002 to 2015 and was then promoted to the position of Executive Director. As the association’s Executive Director, Norris is responsible for the overall direction and strategic planning of SWOCA, one of the largest information technology centers in Ohio. ITCs manages and provides vital information processing services and support to 52 school districts across seven counties. She served 20 years as an elected board of education member for the Lebanon City School District and has been involved with education for her entire career.
“Congratulations to the newly elected board chair, Donna Davis Norris, and my sincere appreciation to Adam Pittis for his three years of leadership,” stated Geoff Andrews, CEO of the Management Council. “Donna’s leadership skills, strategic vision, and passion for education will augment all that we provide to our stakeholders. With the support of our Board of Trustees, the Management Council continues to make significant progress fulfilling our mission and helping our educators navigate the technology landscape.”