As a licensed Realtor, Dawn has represented clients in Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Carefree and Paradise Valley and brings extensive real estate experience and knowledge of the Valley’s luxury home market to the Russ Lyon|Sotheby’s team at Desert Mountain.
Dawn is no stranger to Desert Mountain. In 1992 she joined the Member Services concierge team at the Cochise/Geronimo Clubhouse. Also, working closely with Desert Mountain’s architectural and development team as well as club operations, she provided interiorscape design and fresh floral services to the model homes, clubhouses and golf shops, as well as seasonal décor for special events and for The Tradition golf tournament from 1993-96. She has been a Desert Mountain member since 1999.
Early in her career, Dawn had the opportunity to work with the developer of the Perimeter Center in Scottsdale, which offers Class A commercial office space near the Loop 101, and was involved in the planning, opening and daily operations of the Fleisher Museum in the corporate headquarters of the Franchise Finance Corporation of America.
Dawn moved to the Valley in 1981 after graduating from the University of Iowa with a B.A. in Fashion Merchandising. Originally from the Island City of Iowa/Sabula, she enjoys the culinary arts, gardening and her pet Havanese, Valentino.