Donna L. Craft, D.C., F.P.A.C., Davenport ’86,
of Brooklyn, Mich.,
was elected president of the NBCE in May 2014, and served a two-year
term ending in 2016. She was the first woman elected president in the
organization’s 51-year history. Dr. Craft served as NBCE vice president
from 2012-2013, treasurer in 2010 and secretary from 2005-2006.
She was first elected to the NBCE Board in 2003 and served as an atlarge
director. In 2007, she was elected (and re-elected in 2010 and
2013) as District II director, which includes the states of Illinois, Indiana,
Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.
Other firsts for Dr. Craft include being part of the first class to earn a Diplomate of the International
Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics (DICCP) in 1996 and being a founding member of the Council of
At the state level Dr. Craft served on the Michigan
Board of Chiropractic from 1996 to 2004
and was chairperson for two years. She was
named 2002 Chiropractor of the Year and received
a President’s Award in 1999 from the
Michigan Chiropractic Society (now Michigan
Association of Chiropractors).
Dr. Craft was inducted as a Fellow in the Palmer
Academy of Chiropractic in 2015 and named an
International College of Chiropractors, Inc., Fellow
in 2016. She was appointed to the Palmer
College of Chiropractic Board of Trustees in late
2016. She practices in Ann Arbor, Mich., and remains
active in professional organizations on the
state and national level.