Although born in Athens, Dawn did not become a permanent resident of Athens County until 1992. Dawn is married with three boys. Dawn oldest son participated with the Athens County Sheriff’s Explorer program through high school and is now a soldier with the US Army.
Dawn received her Associates degree in Accounting from Hocking College in 1997. Dawn’s accomplishment at Hocking was making the Dean’s list five out of the six quarters she attended.
Dawn and her husband have owned and operated Deputy’s Pizza & Subs in Albany since September 2001.
Dawn has been an active community member for many years, helping with various causes. Dawn is currently the Treasurer of the Spartan Athletic Club, where she has held many titles over the last several years.
Dawn became the Fiscal Officer in December of 2012, when Vicki Marshall retired after 33 years. The fiscal officer is responsible for the financial stability and accountability of all program activities, to maintain internal financial controls with professional accounting standards, to maintain accurate financial records, to ensure compliance of reporting requirements, to assist with the preparation and revision of budgets, to review and approve bi-weekly payroll for processing of paychecks.