Dawn has been a permanent fixture around the New Hope halls for over 14 years. She returned from Australia to Canada with her young daughter, to find an invitation to join New Hope at the first church home. (That daughter is now finishing university and Dawn’s youngest is four years old.) Having been called to teach children Sunday school over 20 years ago; her passion continues to be introducing children to Jesus. Her paid day gig simply funds the life of her children. Dawn works closely with Heartland homes to provide assistance to families in need. She volunteers at Inn from the Cold and spends every spare moment reading, cracking silly jokes and traveling with family.