Dawn has been as associate of the Social Research Unit for over ten years. She specialises in enabling individuals, organisations and partnerships to be the best they can be. Her skills include: training, coaching,co production/community engagement, organisational development, social research and policy analysis. Participation and bringing meaningful voice to decision making are themes which runs right through her work.
Previously Dawn held a range of posts across public services including direct delivery around substance misuse and criminal justice, management, policy development and innovation projects. Much of her background is in the fields of public service and social justice. As well as her freelance work,she also has also recently held an interim post as community engagement manager at the Greater London Authority.