Dawn was born in Beaumont, TX and moved to Sulphur, LA during her childhood. Dawn graduated from Sulphur High School in 1996 and attended Sowela Technical Community College for a year where she was working on an Associate’s degree in Business Management. In 1997, God blessed Dawn with her first daughter, Taylor. Dawn and Taylor continued to reside in Sulphur until 2002 when she met her husband, Butch. She and Taylor moved to Butch’s hometown of Nederland, TX that same year. Dawn married Butch in March 2003 and they welcomed another daughter, Madison in 2004. Dawn began working at Chartwells Dining Services as a Financial Administrative Assistant in late 2004 and was later promoted to Financial Controller. She held that position for nine years before she joined the staff at NOBC in 2013. Butch and Dawn enjoy raising their daughters in Nederland and are proud to be Nederland Bulldogs! Their daughter, Taylor graduated from Nederland High School in 2016 and is currently attending Louisiana State University. Their daughter, Madison currently attends school within the Nederland Independent School District. Butch and Dawn are also the proud owners of two dogs, Zeppelin and Berkley. Dawn attends Providence Church in Nederland with her family. She enjoys listening to Andy Stanley Podcasts and various audiobooks, spending time with her family, watching documentaries, watching her daughters dance, and visiting Baton Rouge. During football season, you can find Butch and Dawn rooting for The Nederland Bulldogs, LSU Tigers and The New Orleans Saints…. And though the occasion is rare, sometimes Butch talks Dawn into rooting for the Texans.