Dawn Brown

Dawn Brown

Chair of the Staff Assembly

Chair of the Staff Assembly

Dawn Brown serves as the Access Operations Coordinator in Randall Library. She has worked in this role for over 4 years and at the library for almost 10 years. Raised in the wonderful and rural town of Tar Heel, Dawn is a proud third-generation state employee. As an undergraduate she attended Campbell University and completed her BA in English. She then earned a Master of Arts in English from UNC Wilmington and a Master of Library Science from NC Central University.

Brown has served on UNC Wilmington’s Staff Senate for the past four years, serving as chair during the 2015-2016 academic year, and currently sits as past-chair. While on Staff Senate she met with the Chancellor monthly, served on Chancellor Leadership Council, and served on various campus wide committees. Her focus was staff engagement, communication, improving processes, and bringing statistics impacting staff to the  Chancellor. She  served as a delegate to UNC Staff Assembly for two years until being elected chair-elect in October 2016. Additional campus roles have included teaching First Year Seminar courses, working as an Academic Advisor, and serving as an Interim Associate Director Librarian. Other state experience includes part time instruction at Cape Fear Community College.