Dr Doty submitted a stellar proposal that far exceeded any of her competition [and] created an extraordinarily thorough and complete final report. The report addresses the program's objectives and how those objectives are met, the ways in which the program is implemented and the impact on its audience. Her writing style is very clear and concise. Dr. Doty's report provides constructive critique that will assist us in improving the program next year and be useful in fund raising in the future. In all, I could not have imagine a better fit for our needs. —Johanna Gorelick, Ph.D., Director, Education Department, Smithsonian Institution/ NMAI
Donna, you knocked my socks off. You even created back-up for the brochure. It [marketing material] looks EXCELLENT. —Rose Block, Director of Development, National Center for Disability Services.
It gets better and better each year. What an absolute delight it is to have your steady and reliant hand on all our most important projects. And thanks for all the many extras, especially putting up with my persistent questions. —Ron Szczypkowski, Ed.D, President, MAGI Educational Services, Inc.
Dear Donna, thank you for your herculean efforts! As a result of your work and inspiring commitment, Wainwright House is alive and thriving with programs and activities in almost every area of service. We look forward to working together in the future. —Kathryn Clarke, Member, Board of Trustees, Wainwright House
Once again, many, many thanks for your thoughtfulness. It was certainly a pleasure doing business with you and I see us working together for many more years. —Angel Messenger, Executive, Sotherby's International
[Written to DOE official] This firm has the expertise, and the grant writer, Dr. Doty, has a proven record of success with award-winning grants...The other vendors were either too busy to take on such a large project with a short turn-around time or they had no background in special education or links to the community. We feel the strength of their connections and their expertise makes them an ideal consultant and our choice for this project.
—Bonnie Brown, Superintendent, District 75, New York City Public Schools Thank you so much for taking the time to put these [reports]
together. I know they will be really helpful.…Referring to the research proposal that you wrote …There is some really great text in there that
I'd like to "lift" if that's OK. —Marilyn S. Zlotnik, Vice President for Development and Communications,
Metis Associates, Inc.
Dr. Doty, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you on behalf of
myself and the entire PS 253 community Your visit provided us with and
opportunity to gaining further clarity and direction on the intent and
expectations of this journey we have been so fortunate to be a part
of….Your expertise was matched only by your graciousness as evidenced by your
remaining true to the intent of the project while respecting the integrity of
my school. I look forward to speaking with you again. You were as impressive as [the CEO of the initiative] stated. —Lisa Speroni, Principal, P.S.
253, District 21/Region 7
Thank you for taking the time to help the “I Have a Dream” Foundation with our Health Literacy curriculum. Your contributions to our assessments were very helpful. Best wishes. —Marina W. Winton, President & CEO, I Have A Dream Foundation
Thanks for your terrific work on the armory proposal. I have gotten lots of great feedback from my colleagues and look forward to working with you in the future. All the best! —Sean Andrews, VP of Operations, YMCA, Prospect Park
I wanted to let you know how great of a job you did in pulling in all the information and building a strong case. Thank you for all of your hard work! [The grant] looks great!!! —Voula Lagoudis, Director, YMCA, Staten Island
By the way, I meant to thank you on doing an outstanding
job of providing guidance and support to all of us. I know that you get paid to
do your job but you were very concise and user-friendly. You demonstrated
extreme patience and care in moving us through the process. We hope that we get
the chance to work with you again in the future....Thanks for everything. —Charles Taylor,
Director, YMCA, Harlem
Thought you knock it out of the park...thanks for adding such value to OC! AND Thanks again for the great job and your last minute availability! —David Owen, President, Owen Consulting Inc.
We are grateful for your fine work and your vital role in assisting Studio provide quality arts experiences for children, their teachers and their schools. —Fran Van Horn, Executive Director, Studio in a School Association
Again, this report is excellent. I really appreciate the thorough analysis. Also, it is wonderful to see that the program had a positive impact. Congratulations on a GREAT job! —Kristi Zappie-Ferradino, Director of Products and Online Services, National Mentoring Partnership
It has been my incredible pleasure to work with you these past two years. I always appreciate the clarity and order you brought to the work. —Bailey Skiles, Community Schools Coordinator, Studio in a School Association
Your ability to work with plurality, both of ideas and people, is exceptional…I can’t thank you enough. —Irene Jimenez, Manager, Training Program, National Center for Disability Services
The conceptual capacity you brought to this project along with your talent to bring ideas to life made for an ideal partnership. You are also a pleasure to work with and your recommendations are always on target. Thank you for a wonderful experience. —Gigi De Roux-Guevara, President & Executive Producer, AlturaFilms
Fantastic! —Jim Boyd, Executive Producer, Royal Stewart Entertainment