Dawn Howard joined FAU and the Division of Student Affairs in April 2007. Formerly the associate director of the Career Center and the director of Marketing and Communications for the Division of Student Affairs.
Currently, Dawn is the director of Communications, University Initiatives and Special Projects. She serves on several university committees, one of which includes the Diversity Council.
Ms. Howard earned her B.A. in Marketing from FAU and her M.S. in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University. Additionally, she is certified in addiction studies and is nationally certified as a Global Career Development Facilitator.
Over the course of her career she has worked for major corporations in progressively responsible positions in Human Resources and training. As an advocate for lifelong learning, Dawn, decided on a career change and found her passion in education.