Donna is responsible for the strategic direction, marketing, outreach and operations of the Center.  Under her leadership, The Center has helped MBEs generate over $600 million in contracts and finance and create/retain more than 3,600 jobs.  The Center was ranked five in the 2013 MBDA Century Club List of Top Performing Centers by the U.S. Department of Commerce, received the 2010 Special Recognition Award from the Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the 2006 Institution Award by the Greater Atlanta Economic Alliance, and awarded Outstanding MBDA Performing Center since 2005.

Since 2010 she was named, for three consecutive years, in the Top 100 Black Women of Influence by the Atlanta Business League and is an awardee of the 2011 Georgia Tech Women Out Front program. She is on the Board of Trustees of Atlanta Unity Church and the Board of Directors for the National Center for the Prevention of Home Improvement Fraud.  Ennis graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Master of Public Administration Degree from Georgia State University.