Dawn of Innovation, LLC

Innovation Consultant, 2014 - present

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Senior Director, Corporate Innovation, 1993 - 2014

The Procter & Gamble Company

Section Head, 1979 - 1993


University of Michigan

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Chemical Engineering



Housewares & Accessories, Personal Products, Packaging & Containers, Cleaning Supplies


Dawn has over 35 years CPG experience leading new business teams at Procter & Gamble and Kimberly-Clark. As an expert in front end innovation, she has knowledge of consumers, needs, markets, trends, products, and technologies across numerous categories. Her global insight is built on research experience in over 30 countries. She has led new business teams as well as functional teams in Marketing, Market Research, Product Development, R&D/Technology, and Strategy.

Dawn helped grow businesses with new products worth billions at P&G and K-C.