Clean Fuels Alliance America (formerly National Biodiesel Board)
Donnell serves as the Chief Executive Officer for biomass-based diesel’s preeminent trade association. With more than 115 member companies, the Clean Fuels Alliance America (CFAA, formerly National Biodiesel Board) is the leading U.S. organization representing the biodiesel and renewable diesel industry. Donnell works closely with CFAA’s board of directors to ensure the industry has a clear, sharp vision of the future – full of growth and opportunity for the members it serves. Donnell provides leadership to CFAA’s highly competent and passionate staff and team of advocacy, technical, environmental science, and communications professionals in a dedicated drive to see the industry reach its vision of six billion gallons of demand by 2030. Leveraging America’s growing demand for cleaner and better transportation and home heating fuels, the industry is poised to deliver on that demand today.
Donnell joined CFAA in 2004 as its Chief Operating Officer and assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer in 2016. Donnell has Masters in Public Administration from the University of Missouri – Columbia and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems from Missouri State University.