Donald H. Gest

Principal, The Doan Brook Company
Charlotte, North Carolina

Don leads The Doan Brook Company, a business development and investment company in Charlotte, North Carolina.  He also serves in a leadership role of a machine learning and artificial intelligence company working with AccuWeather, Rolls Royce and other leading companies.

Don is passionate about the environment. He and his family enjoy long-standing commitments to the Save the Redwoods, the League to Save Lake Tahoe, Quarryhill Botanical Gardens, and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy. Don, Kristen, and their two boys can often be found mountain biking, trail running, and chasing lacrosse balls.