Senior Lecturer II
Dawn began teaching part-time in 2003 and became part of our full-time faculty in 2009. She teaches Introduction to Signed Language, American Sign Language I and II, and Lexical Semantics for Transliteration. Dawn has been a professional interpreter for 18 years and is currently a part-time, on call interpreter for UNM and does video-interpreting for Sorenson Video Relay. She holds RID, CT and ASHA CCC-SLP. In addition to teaching, Dawn worked as a speech therapist for deaf and hard of hearing children for 6 years.
- B.S., Signed Language Interpreting, University of New Mexico
- M.S., Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of New Mexico
- American Sign Language, signed language interpreting