A Masters graduate in management with distinction, Dawn has served 5 years as a Chief Executive/Board Director in the NHS Primary Care Sector. With key skills in strategic change, relationship management, system leadership and business turnaround, Dawn delivers on budget and on time, exceeding expectations. She is a qualified Executive and Business Coach to post graduate diploma level working with senior leaders in public and private sector and a range of senior clinical staff in health and care organisations. Now a partner with Healthskills she has developed a strong track record in design and delivery of Leadership Development Programmes and OD Business Partnership.
Dawn has significant experience of building successful teams and is a natural motivator. With key skills in strategic change management, relationship management, and team facilitation, Dawn is able to bring a positive energy into coaching to enable each client to see their own true potential. Working as an interim or external consultant has enabled Dawn to offer fresh insight to individuals and teams in organisations who are going through change or transition. Dawn’s coaching style is naturally empathetic although not afraid to challenge thinking.
Outside of work Dawn is a passionate Rugby Union fan, regularly seen on the Twickenham terraces. She follows her local rugby union side at Huddersfield and has been an active club member for 20 years. Married to Dentist Gavin and with 3 children and 3 grandchildren, she loves cooking and baking for big family gatherings.