Our Team


Dawn is a doctoral prepared board-certified Dermatology and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner with 11 years of medical and surgical dermatology experience. She has a strong background in medical and radiation oncology, primary care, and research. As an empathetic care provider, passionate lifelong learner, and a connected teacher, she is eager to be a part of your clinical team as an advanced practice provider delivering outstanding care, commitment, and service for those 13 years and older. Dawn believes establishing an open and compassionate patient-provider relationship is the foundation for care that is personalized to meet each patient’s specific needs. She enjoys living in Seattle and spending time with her two daughters, family, and friends. She enjoys cycling, hiking, running, reading, volunteering, travel, and cooking.


Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Seattle University, Seattle, WA

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, Seattle University, Seattle, WA


Doctor of Nursing Practice, Adult and Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - 2016

Master of Science, Oncology and Public Health

University of Washington, Seattle, WA -1990

Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner - 2021


American Association of Nurse Practitioners–Adult Gerontology &Dermatology Specialty Groups

Dermatology Nurses’ Association

Sigma Theta Tau International Zeta & Beta Psi Chapters - University of Washington and Minnesota

Washington State Public Health Medical Reserve Corps (PHRC)

National FEMA Volunteer

Dawn sees patients in:

Skin Surgery Center- Bellevue and Seattle

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