Donna Eacho spent four years in Austria with her husband, the U.S. Ambassador to Austria, from 2009 to 2013. During her time in Austria, Donna Eacho represented the United States by hosting special events and maintaining friendships with key Austrian leaders. Ms. Eacho was a member of the Cosmopolitan Club of Vienna and served as honorary president of the American Women’s Association of Vienna.
Prior to living in Austria, Donna Eacho contributed to a variety of non-profit causes in and around Bethesda, Maryland. From 2000 to 2008, she was a trustee for the Round House Theatre, a non-profit organization in Silver Spring and Bethesda with a $3 million annual budget. Donna Eacho sat on the development committee, finance committee, and artistic director search committee for the theatre. In 2003, Ms. Eacho co-chaired an auction and gala for Norwood School in Bethesda, which raised $250,000, a 100% increase in donations from the previous year.