Donna is an Oscar contending vocalist; Berklee-trained songwriter, and touring artist with 35 years experience in the music industry. Her vast musical and business career has included being an on-air Radio personality, commercial composer & producer, touring artist sharing the stage with members of the Rolling Stones, Al Jarreau, Billy Idol, Martha Reeves and Don Henley, composer for the Songs of Love Foundation with over 150 songs for ailing children, she has worked with Kid Pan Alley’s project, along with notables Delbert McClinton, Cracker, Kix Brooks & Amy Grant. Since 2006, Bukevicz has owned a music publishing company in Nashville that specializes in music production, licensing and song composition for TV, film, corporate branding and artists. At present, she is the Director of Licensing as well as a Music & Clearance Supervisor for Nashville based TV show Nashville Unleashed, released to five major networks in Oct. 2014, totaling 100 million viewers. She is proficient in intellectual property law licensing and clearance. For 18 years, she owned & operated Litigation Support & Legal Video, LLC., where she produced settlement and legal videos for personal injury attorneys in the DC,VA, metropolitan area. She is an avid recycler, cook, she loves to sing and is passionate about “giving back” to make a difference in the world overall but most especially to the community she lives in.
Ross is an entrepreneur with interests in music and entertainment, tree farming, education, medical research and historical preservation. He does these things through his songwriting, music publishing and live performances; he manages a loblolly and long leaf pine plantation in Trinity County, Texas; and in addition to Career Designs Foundation,served on the board of several education philanthropies: most notably Big Thought, Kids Who Care, and presently serves on Team Green World’s board and the Vick Family Foundation which provides support for medical research,education and historical preservation initiatives around the nation. His variety of interests was nurtured through his life-long involvement with his family’s manufacturing, design and sales and marketing companies in the toy industry. Ross resides in Highland Park, Texas with his wife Julie. They have four wonderful children and one perfect grandchild.
Susan is an educator, writer, and nonprofit consultant. Her career in education spans 25 years in special education for the deaf, middle school, high school, and community college science teaching. Her career experience includes ten years in environmental education administration. Susan served as the Director of Education at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson, Arizona, and K-12 Education Liaison to Phoenix Public Schools at the Center for Environmental Studies at Arizona State University. As an active member of the Arizona Association for Environmental Education, Susan contributed her skills in organizational management and proposal development. After moving to Pensacola, Florida in 2008, Susan served the University of West Florida as a Senior Grants Specialist for Proposal Development. In 2014 Susan established a new consulting business (Susan Feathers Associates) in Northwest Florida. She brings her writing skills and technical knowledge to nonprofits working to conserve native habits and species. Susan is a Land Ethic Leader for her community, receiving training at the Aldo Leopold Foundation in 2012. Susan serves TEAM GREEN WORLD as a member of the Board of Director’s Advisory Committee, focusing on environmental education, program development and evaluation.
Rhonda is an entrepreneur who resides in St. Petersburg, Florida. For the past 13 years, she has owned and operated Etouch Essentials, a massage therapy practice, specializing in elder care. Prior to owning her own business, she was in the dental profession as a Practice Officer Manager for 23 years. She taught chair side procedure and front office for 2 years at the PCI (top vocational school for dental assisting in the Nation). In addition, she managed a million dollar dental practice in Fairfax VA. Rhonda has held executive board positions from National Dental Assisting , PYRCA & Occoquan Yacht Clubs, PTA, National Federation of Women’s Clubs, Civic Associations, and Little League. Rhonda is currently helping with Make a Wish Foundation and Children’s Dream Fund. Her duties include development and marketing of fund-raising events for non profits. We are proud to have her as a board member of Team Green World. She currently drives an eco- friendly car and has been actively involved with recycling for over 27 years.
Karen graduated from the University of Maryland School of Nursing in 1988 with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. She began working as a nurse in a community hospital outside of Baltimore, and continued her career in Nursing as a Hematology/Oncology Nurse at the Medical College of Virginia. Taking time off from full time work to raise three children and care for herself, Karen continued her career working part time as a Parish Nurse for her local church community and as needed at the Infusion Center at Fauquier Hospital. Karen continues to hold a Nursing License for the state for Virginia. Karen has furthered her education with courses in Natural Health and Wellness, and is a Certified Wellness Coach. Karen David, RN, CWC, President of Live, Life Well Consulting, Inc. in Warrenton, Virginia.
Mark’s entrepreneurial journey started at the age of 12 when he had his first paper route. He attended Ferrum College and majored in business administration. Mark continued in a family business for 38 years and is now lending his business expertise and generosity to Team Green World. His love for nature and the outdoors attracted him to Team Green World. He is an avid boater, fisherman and golfer. Mark heats his house with a wood stove and recycles in his quest to “Think Ecologically.”
A quick overview of our creative team (listed below) includes Oscar contending songwriters, vocalist & producers, Grammy award winning vocalist & nominated songwriters & producers, BMI songwriter of the year, touring artists, Nashville singer-songwriters, conservatory trained songwriters, performers and a Berklee School of Boston graduate. The group is CHERRY PICKED for the very best of songwriters, producers and performers. Our senior creative team is featured below:
2015 Roster: Donna Britton, Dani Carroll, Leslie Ellis, Bob Klein, Ross Orenstein, Jeff Parker, Dave Petrelli, Ross Vick, Bryan Steele, Dave Tough, and CJ Watson
Original Art, Puppets, Watercolor & Hand-painted scenes, Costume Restoration, Set Design & Construction by Rhonda Carson
Photography, Videography, Graphic Design: David Mitchell, Candice Bonner, Brad Harper & Rebecca David