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Donald Batiste
Chief Financial Officer

d.batiste@bestplacedmedia.com

Donald Batiste serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Best Placed Media.  Batiste is a former Los Angeles City Fire Fighter, serving 32 years as Senior Engineer at Station 249.  Batiste is originally from Compton, CA where his 1980 Compton High School team won the CIF Championship.  A team-leader, Batiste was enshrined into the Compton Football Hall of Fame in 2019.  Donald attended the University of the Pacific from 1980 – 1984 earning 4 varsity letters as a defensive back.  Donald is married to his college sweetheart Lori, they have two adult children, Khristopher and Kammie.

#48 Donald Batiste, #24 Brad Lane and #4 Kenny Wagner celebrate a Pacific turnover as they leave the field.


Senior Engineer Donald Batiste, Los Angeles Fire Department, Station 249.


Batiste is a former Los Angeles City Fire Fighter, serving 32 yeas as Senior Engineer at Station 249.


Donald and his wife Lori are college sweethearts and have two children, Khristopher and Kammie.

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