Donna Campisi is an adventurer at heart. After creating her own campaign ‘Run Donna Run’ to inspire and encourage people that ‘there’s no such thing as can’t…’ she is now an inspiring speaker, author, crazy adventurer, marathoner, and a highly skilled Adventure & Performance Coach - inspiring many with her group adventure challenges and one-on-one coaching, and ‘go do it’ attitude, those who work with her are achieving their big goals too!
Luck to be alive, doctors predicted Donna would never walk or talk again, after surviving a stroke and other serious complications at eight years of age. Later at fourteen, Donna faced another challenge, in another critical condition, diagnosed with diabetes type 1.
Donna then created her own major challenge. Only being able to run 30 tentative steps in November 2012, she challenged herself to complete a marathon in October 2013, this is where ‘Run Donna Run’ began.
Donna is a passionate woman, encouraging audiences to follow their dreams, and bring back their confidence, independence, strength, courage and self-belief that they CAN achieve and get over the finish line.
Her contagious positive attitude and highly engaging manner bring warmth, laughter and a mix of emotions to an audience when hearing her speak.
Donna has released her much-anticipated book ‘The Unlikely Marathoner,’ with pre-sales skyrocketing before printing had begun. Donna reveals her successful steps to get you to your finish line (in ANY goal). Sharing her heart felt story and valuable insights, along with her chosen challenge to learn to run again after 34 years, from 30 steps to a marathon in 11 months, and proving there really is no such thing as can’t.