"I want to encourage, motivate, and help others recognize their strengths so they can reach their personal goals. In return, they can take their skills to empower and uplift others."
Family Empowerment Coach
A native of Charlottesville, Dawn Lawson attended Virginia Wesleyan College where she was scholarship chairman for Phi Sigma Sigma. Dawn received her master’s degree in Human Service/Marriage and Family Counseling from Liberty University.
Her community service has included participation in Make a Difference Day and fundraisers for the National Kidney Foundation at VWC, as well as volunteering with Love Inc. and Covenant Church.
Her work experience includes case management, substance abuse counseling, working with at-risk children in a school setting, and community-based services that included teaching her clients skills to achieve their goals, and working with families in the foster care system.
Dawn would love to become a foster parent. She loves sports and animals.