Dawn Watkins Wiese

Dawn Watkins Wiese
Partner and Vice President

Dawn Watkins WieseVice President and Partner

List of Services   

  • Oversee Plaid research  
  • Legal consulting in higher education cases 
  • Assisting clients with strategy and operations 

Hometown:  Lexington, Virginia 

Currently Lives: Lexington, Virginia  


  • B.A. English (British Literature), Virginia Tech 
  • M.A.Ed., Counseling and Student Personnel Services, Virginia Tech 
  • Ph.D., Curriculum and Teaching (Emphasis in Adult Education and Organizational Management), University of North Carolina at Greensboro 

Before Plaid: Prior to Plaid, Dawn spent twenty years on college campuses ultimately at the vice-presidential level.