Dawn Watkins Wiese

Dawn Watkins Wiese
Partner and Vice President

Dawn Watkins Wiese is vice president and partner at Plaid. Her work in Plaid focuses on organizational strategy, research that furthers culture change on college campuses, and serving on legal teams related to higher education.  Before joining Plaid in 2011, Dawn spent 20 years on campuses, ultimately at the vice presidential level.  Dawn has presented extensively and has published 15 articles or chapters, most recently publishing the lead chapter in a legal journal on Title IX and sexual misconduct on campuses. Dawn completed her bachelor’s degree in English (British Literature) at Virginia Tech, her master’s degree in counseling and student personnel services, also at Virginia Tech and her PhD in education with an emphasis in organizational management at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.