Donaldson, a graduate in political studies at Strathclyde University, has worked for STV North (previously Grampian Television) since joining the station in 2004 to work on the now-defunct North Tonight.
Donaldson worked for a press news agency in Edinburgh and the Dundee-based radio station Wave 102 before moving into television in 2000 to work on Scotland Today for Scottish Television (now STV Central).
She is currently a regular presenter of short bulletins and the local opt-out for the North East, Highlands and Islands areas during the North edition of STV News at Six.
Ria Chatterjee is a news reporter for ITV London and ITV News. Previously she was a reporter with BBC News and Sky News. She was born in Wales, and lives in London with fellow ITV News reporter Rags Martel