Donna Beaver is an Alaska Native (Tlingit / Tsimshian) poet and artist, originally from Juneau, Alaska now living in New Jersey.  In addition to writing, she is a photographer,  filmmaker, graphic/web designer and multimedia specialist.  She also works in traditional materials as a mixed-media collage artist, illustrator, and jewelry designer.

Producer and Co-host of the popular poetry podcast, Haiku Chronicles.

Donna also works as an Information Specialist and Education Outreach Coordinator for the U.S. Geological Survey.  She specializes in Web Content and design. Her educational outreach work includes promoting informal science and Native science.