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Donna Coussons, M.Ed

Houston Office Business Development Leader



As the Business Development Leader for our Houston office, Donna works closely with our health, science and technology, and education teams to strengthen existing client relationships, identify and foster new business growth opportunities, and further elevate the CannonDesign brand in Houston and Texas.

With deep understanding of the Houston marketplace and extensive experience spanning sales, marketing, client management and business development, Donna is committed to strengthening the region’s built environment. She is a current board member for the AIA Architecture Center Houston Foundation, an appointee to Texas A&M University’s College of Architecture Development Advisory Council and a member of the A4LE – Association for Learning Environments Knowledge Center Sub Committee.

In addition to her experience and professional service, Donna also brings a remarkable passion for education and healthcare. She completed her Master’s of Education in Instructional Technology with a capstone piece all about how different generations engage as learners, and devotes great time to researching how technological advancement impact human experience and space design.