For twelve years Dawn worked at Frederic Fekkai Salon and Spa in Beverly Hills as a Designer Colorist. Dawn is very knowledgeable in coloring techniques and specializes in Balayage Highlights, Dawn’s work has been acknowledged and featured in magazines, such as LA Confidential, Marie Claire, Elle, Town and Country, Playboy, More and Teen. Her work has also been featured in movies,Legally Blonde, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde, Clock Stoppers, Fast and Furious, andSouthland Tales just to name a few. Dawn has worked with many celebrities including Worked with actors featured in movies and TV shows: The Fast and the Furious, Clock Stoppers, Legally Blond, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde, Star Trek: Nemesis, Southland Tales, Havoc, Princess Diaries 2, The Goodbye Girl, Desperate Housewives, Ally McBeal, Eli Stone, Phil of the Future, NYPD Blue, Back to You, Everybody Loves Raymond, Significant Others, Sex in the City, Jake in Progress, The Secret Life of the American Teenager Celebrities worked with include: Dana Delany, Patricia Heaton, Alanna Ubach, Heidi Klum, Anne Hathaway, Jon Lovitz, Bisou Phillips, Julie Gonzalo, Paris Hilton, Jessica Cauffiel, Patricia Clarkson, Faith Salie, Molly Ringwald, Emily Bergl, Yoko Ono, Diana Scarwid, Lara Flynn Boyle, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, Tara Lipinski, Ashley Simpson, Heather Kozar, Mandy and Sandy Bentley, Bill Brochtrup, Charlotte Ross, Jodi Ann Paterson, Lise Simms, Brande Roderick, Paul Walker, Selma Blair, Penelope Cruz, Rosemary Clooney, Jenna Elfman, Petra Wilson, Jean Smart, Alicia Silverstone, Ashley Judd, Matt Schulze, Sven Ole Thorsen, Matt Davis, Estella Warren, Jennifer Grant, Jennifer Coolidge, Brooke Shields, Julia Sweeney, Paula Garces, Lisa Nicole Carson, Afton Fraser, and many more.
Along with being a highly trained colorist Dawn has been a triathlete for over 15 years and in that time has gone from competing in sprint triathlons to completing the prestigious Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Along with her athletics Dawn has developed her leadership skills with courses from Landmark Education and Primeco Consulting, including the intensive Bravehearts Leadership Program. She currently serves on the board of Girls on the Run San Diego.