Dr. Donna Van Natten’s research in the science of driving non-verbal communication, facial expressions, gestures, and behavioral intentions has changed the way companies develop their people. Coupled with her dynamic personality and animated delivery, the Body Language Dr.® is a national spokesperson and expert in interpreting numerous components of communication.
Dr. Van Natten synthesizes her education, knowledge, and expertise into high-octane, interactive, educational, and fun body language and communication programs. Her non-verbal communication sessions provide new insights and tools about human behaviors and cross a myriad of audiences - including corporate teams, community-based organizations, and national keynote engagements.
She holds multiple degrees, culminating with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership. Dr. Donna was awarded a Japan Fulbright Scholarship, is published in the Journal of Leadership Education, and wrote Image Scrimmage about the power of body language and leadership. She’s been featured multiple times in Inc. Magazine for her expertise in nonverbal communication and leadership. Her latest book, The Body Language of Politics hit bookshelves in January 2020. The Body Language of Women launched in 2021. Recently, she was the featured on the Daily Mail UK and Talk Radio Europe (TRE).
She is the founder, President, & CEO of Accountability Measures and a savvy business owner who understands the spoken and unspoken word driving all communication.
Dr. Donna serves as the Chair for the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Awards and won the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.