Dawn joined the Trust in July 2016 having previously worked as a secondary teacher and in frontline sports development management. She was involved in managing legacy projects for the 2012 Olympics, 2014 Ryder Cup and 2014 Commonwealth Games as well as heading up the Coaching & Development departments within national governing bodies of sport. She has assisted a number of clubs in establishing their community trusts and securing funding. Her responsibilities include the day-to-day management of the Trust, planning, budgeting and staff management.