President | Alex's Mother
Dawn has been in real estate for over 12 years, currently serving as Director of Compliance for a top Atlanta real estate firm. In addition, she also organizes and spearheads various community service projects helping those less fortunate in the Paulding County community. Dawn is a mom to four incredible young men. “I always encouraged Alex to blaze his own path and take the world by storm. His legacy will forever live on through the hope that we provide to others in his honor.”
In addition to serving on the board of the AGL Foundation, Chris is a successful executive for an Atlanta software and technology company. She has worked in start-ups and technology firms for over 20 years. With a family background in music, Chris has always been passionate about the arts and loves to spend time singing, playing the piano or guitar, or going to see a show on Broadway. “Helping young people realize their dream of going to college and pursuing the arts is something I’m incredibly excited about being a part of.”
Director of Fundraising
Katie has several years in customer service roles and youth guidance. In school, she was a member of drama club and marching band. Katie enjoys volunteering at a local assisted living home as well as spending time with family and crafting. “I have a love for the arts and am incredibly excited to be a part of an organization that focuses on that.”
James recently graduated from Kennesaw State University, Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering. He supported Alex and his passion for the arts, and is honored to be a part of something that will help others achieve their dreams.
Matthew currently works at a local wire manufacturing business and has been employed there for over 8 year. He hopes to use that experience to achieve Alex’s dream of changing lives through the arts. Matthew loves spending time with his family, cooking on the grill, and working on cars.