A graduate of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Donovan has a degree in Sociology and Africana Studies. Donovan is passionate about theatre and expresses himself through writing, acting, and directing. Donovan was a writing fellow at the Center for Teaching and Learning in university, which allowed him to work with students to help them produce their most effective writing. Donovan enjoys collaborating with others, volunteering in his free time, and working with students. Donovan was a part of the South Hilltop cohort and served at Steeltown Entertainment.