Donna Slinger

Donna Slinger

Lead Instructional Designer

Donna is the instructional design lead with Bixal currently working on a contract for National Institute of Corrections (NIC) eLearning courses. She also provides annual updates to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) training manuals. Donna owns a certificate as a Section 508 trusted tester from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Donna has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design from Old Dominion University. Before working at Bixal, she provided instructional design and developed web-based training for government, military and commercial organizations. Outside of work, Donna travels extensively with her dog, Elsa.


  • Instructional Design
  • Lectora Development
  • Section 508 Compliance
  • Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)-Compliant eLearning


  • DHS Section 508 Trusted Tester Certification

Bucket List

To travel through Canada and Alaska.