Dawn Montgomery joined the Graduate School of Education the in fall of 2011, after serving on the Doctoral Advisory Committee and teaching as adjunct professor in Educational Leadership. In addition to teaching in the local and satellite initial and continuing licensing programs, Dawn advises students, designs and revises curriculum, and works with college faculty and school leaders to address the needs of school and district leaders.
Dawn’s 32 years in K-12 education supports her service to the professional development of leaders. Her varied work experience include elementary and middle school teacher, middle and high school vice principal, high school principal, and district office director overseeing many district programs and initiatives including: alternative education, mathematics, counseling, high school diplomas, college prep, district equity team, grading and assessment, professional learning communities, etc. She also serves as a Courage and Renewal facilitator and a trainer for Uniting to Understand Racism.