Donna Staten has become an internationally known art teacher through her willingness to share resources via the social media site Pinterest. Her over 120,000 “pins” contain lessons, videos and other resources and have over 107,000 followers. She has also been a leader with the online gallery Artsonia for 15 years where her school has ranked #1 in Texas 13 times and in the nation 3 times. Donna was honored in 2015 as a “20 to Watch” educator in technology by NASB at the Consortium of School Networking national conference. She has been published in art teacher journals many times and has spoken at state, national, and online conferences. Donna currently serves on the Teacher Advisory Council of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. CelebratingArt.com named her a Teacher of Distinction in 2012. Currently, Donna is a K-5 art teacher at Gattis Elementary in Round Rock, Texas. Gattis is a Title 1, Dual Language school with many special needs children. She has served as Team Leader, on the campus Leadership Team, and on the Superintendent’s District Advisory Council and is a member of many professional organizations.