Growing up in Southern New Mexico, he has a genuine care for others and is fueled by seeing people grow closer to the Lord. He graduated from New Mexico State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration. Upon graduation, Dawson worked in the business field for 5 years. In 2016, Dawson and his family moved to St. Louis to attend Covenant Theological Seminary to pursue his Master of Divinity. He has served on staff with our children and youth since 2016. Dawson is married to Allison and they have two daughters, Emmalyn and Haven. On an off day, you can find Dawson on a long run, eating something with green chile in it, or spending time with his precious family.