Donna March has announced her retirement as of Dec. 31 as Brethren Benefit Trust (BBT) director of Human Resources and Administrative Services. She has worked in Church of the Brethren-related positions for 35 years, including 30 years at BBT.
March began her tenure with the Church of the Brethren in May 1984, working for the former General Board as support staff in the ministry department and then in the General Secretary’s Office.
She began working for BBT on July 31, 1989, and for the next 30 years served in several managerial positions, beginning with her first 18 years of working with the insurance and pension programs. She was promoted in March 2007 to her role in the administrative department.
In the administrative department she has served as secretary, as one of the officers of the four corporations under the BBT umbrella, and has supported the president’s office, the Board of Directors, and the staff. For many years she took the lead in coordinating the 5K Fitness Challenge for BBT at Annual Conference.
Her last day in the BBT office will be Dec. 20.
-- Nevin Dulabaum, president of Brethren Benefit Trust, contributed this information to Newsline.