Dawn earned a Bachelor's degree in English and a minor in Psychology from The University of Iowa. She also received an Associates degree in Liberal Arts from Kirkwood Community College.
Dawn owns her own company - a freelance writing, graphic and website design company. She is also the Let's Build Nebraska Project Coordinator for the State of Nebraska Volunteer Commission. www.letsbuildnebraska.com is a free website with resources, experts and events for nonprofit staff and volunteers contibuting to a better life in our state.
Dawn lives in Lincoln with her husband, three children, a spoiled yellow lab, a lazy beagle and an overweight cat. She is revising her first novel, What He Left Behind, and has many other characters conjuling up ideas in her head.
Published works include feature stories in the Cambridge Clarion, the Daily McCook Gazette, Nebraska Rural Living Online Magazine and many others.