20080 Cabrillo Hwy S.,
Half Moon Bay, CA 94062-4701
650 670 7984
Doniga AT designsbydonig DOT com
My diverse professional career over the past 10 years has prepared
me to be attentive, flexible, creative, motivated and friendly.
I have worked in the fields of wilderness education, program coordination,
personal assistant, land management consultant and wildlife tracking
specialist. Because of my love for children I have done several
youth programs such as wilderness summer camps, home school mentoring
and early childhood care. I have a drive to succeed in the work
I do for the betterment of the planet and all living things.
Cedars Montessori Preschool, Fall City, Washington 1991
Job description included early childhood care.
Full Circle Organic Farms, North Bend, Washington 1995 to
Job description included all the workings of an organic farm including
greenhouse management, planting, harvesting and preparation for
Gen MacManiman, Fall City, Washington 1996 to 1997
Job description included herbalist and making herbal preparations
Wilderness Awareness School, Duvall, Washington 1995 to
Job description included youth program instructor, adult program
instructor, wilderness expedition instructor, gateway programs coordinator,
personal assistant, Kamana student service instructor and writer.
The Tracker School, Asbury, New Jersey 1999 to 2000
Job description included summer youth program director and youth
Owlink Media, San Gregorio, California 1999 to 2004
Job description included personal assistant, program coordinator,
project consultant, writer, and instructor.
Shikari Tracking Guild, San Gregorio, California 2000 to
Job description included wildlife tracking specialist and tracking
Riekes Center for Human Enhancement, Menlo Park, California
2000 to 2004
Job description included Kamana student service instructor and youth
Tropical Reforestation Ecosystems Education, Honaunau, Hawaii
2000 to Present
Job description includes youth camp director and project consultant.
Boston Museum of Science, Boston, Massachusetts 2001
Projects included consulting on “A Birds World” exhibit
and a co-writer for “A Birds World” handout.
Kamehameha Schools, Hawaii 2001 to 2003
Projects included wildlife and land management project consultant,
specializing in endangered birds.
Victor Wooten Bass and Nature Camp, Kingston Springs, Tennessee
2000 to Present
Job description includes nature instructor and keynote speaker.
Exploratorium Museum, San Francisco, California 2004 to
Projects include consulting on listening exhibit and wildlife tracking
and bird language guide.
Max Riekes, Woodside, California 2002 to Present
Job description includes caregiver for Max Riekes, 97 year old.
Designs by Doniga 2005 to Present
Job description includes Permaculture Consultant, Sustainable Landscape
Designer and Artist. Projects have included Native grassland restoration
and designing and installing organic and sustainable landscapes.
Extension 2006 to Present
Certificate program in Landscape Architecture
Prescott College, Prescott, Arizona 2003 to 2006
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sustainable Community Development, with
a breadth in
Wildlife Tracking and the Liberal Arts.
Permaculture Institute of Northern California, Point Reyes,
Permaculture Design Certificate and one year apprenticeship in Permaculture
and Regenerative Design
Wilderness First Responder Certificate
Wilderness Awareness School, Duvall, Washington 1998
Kamana Naturalist Training Program Certificate