Mrs. Donna Orleman

LuHi Role: High School Counselor (5 years); Director of Human Resources (1 year); joined the LuHi staff in 2016

Education: WPI (1996), Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a Biomedical Concentration; NYIT (2015) Master of Science in School Counseling (Chi Sigma Iota)

Other professional experience: I worked in higher education for over 15 years at NYIT, MIT, University of San Francisco, Brandeis and WPI. I currently serve on the Executive Board for the Nassau Counselors’ Association as Membership Chair. I previously served as Volunteer Coordinator, and Spring College Expo Co-Chair.

Hobbies: Reading, taking bike rides with my family, and learning new things

Family: I love my family! My husband and I are both originally from NY, went to college in Massachusetts, met in Boston, travelled to CA together, moved back to MA where our 2 kids were born, and are now settled on Long Island where I grew up. We live around the corner from my dad, and have 2 cats, and a dog named Ringo.

What I love about LuHi: I love that LuHi readies its students for their next stage of life by helping them identify, embrace and enhance their God-given talents and abilities.