Dawn is a former high school and adult education teacher with an undergraduate in English and Spanish, Masters in Education from John Carroll University in Ohio, and TESOL Certification from U.C. Santa Cruz. After teaching for four years in the Cleveland area and San Jose, California, she returned to Lexington in 2000 and joined her family’s engineering-driven high end loudspeaker manufacturing company, THIEL Audio, where she remained for thirteen years as Director of International Sales. Upon the sale of THIEL in late 2012, she joined Newton’s Attic as Director of Community Outreach, just after Newton’s Attic acquired its current facility. She loves working with her husband Bill and the wonderful students, parents, instructors and volunteers at Newton’s Attic.