Meet Our Instructors

Jen Jones Donatelli

Jen Jones Donatelli is the founder of Creative Groove, an online education hub that offers affordable courses and coaching in all things creative. A seasoned full-time freelancer, Jen has written more than 500 published pieces for various print and online outlets in all areas of interest. She is also a blogger for Along with contributing to various publications, Jen has authored more than 70 middle-grade non-fiction and fiction books for publishers like Enslow Publishing and Capstone Press. Her copywriting portfolio is wide and includes clients ranging from women’s websites to B2B to movie studios.

On the group facilitation front, Jen can also be found teaching for Ohio University, Loyola Marymount University, MediaBistro, StoryStudio Chicago, and the Creative Dig. A trained Co-Active coach, Jen is a graduate of the renowned Coaches’ Training Institute and works privately with Creative Groove clients to realize their dreams—writing-related and otherwise! (Interested in hiring Jen as a career or creative life coach? Email us here for more information.)

Diana Elizabeth

Diana Elizabeth is a full-time wedding and editorial photographer based in Phoenix, Ariz.  where she specialized in uniquely styled sessions.  Her work has been published in popular blogs including Style Me Pretty, Wedding Chicks, Utterly Engaged, Snippet & Ink, Ruffled and The Sweetest Occasion.  She is also an editorial photographer for PHOENIX magazine.

Diana also runs Silver Spoon Studio, a marketing and graphic design boutique.

She loves Las Vegas sushi rolls, Iced Vanilla Lattes, and everything Anthropologie. She spends summers in Northern California and always makes a point to blow a kiss to photo radar cameras just in case she gets a ticket—after all, it’s still a picture.

Learn more about Diana at these links:

Diana Elizabeth
Silver Spoon Studio

Want to teach for Creative Groove? Send us an email with your dazzling class idea and a bit about your background!