NU Online News Service, Dec. 17, 2003, 3:47 p.m. EST – M Financial Group, Portland, Ore., a national financial services marketing consortium, has promoted Heidi Donahe to president of its M Holdings Securities Inc. unit.[@@]

Donahe has been M Financial’s marketing services director. She began working for the company in 1998.

Donahe has a bachelor’s degree in political science and religion from St. Olaf College and a law degree from William Mitchell College of Law. She holds the Chartered Life Underwriter professional designation.