I entered into the Ginter Urban Gardeners program with a deep affection for the term urban and wanting to learn more about sustainable gardening practices. Ultimately, I was seeking to make a difference in my community. I have certainly gained much knowledge in the ways of growing plants with respect for the earth and its […]Read More
Dawn grew up in the East End of Richmond and attended Henrico High School. She worked at Lawyers Title for 29 years before the company filed bankruptcy in 2008. She is a member of the Environmental Film Festival Committee and has a special fondness for film selection. A recent renaissance period has developed for Dawn after being laid off two more times from corporate and law firm jobs. She completed the Ginter Urban Gardeners Program and plans to mix this passion with her love for flowers and all things sustainable by starting a cut flower farm.