Program Delivery

Dawnell Powell
Program Manager for LEAP

Dawnell is responsible for the execution of LEAP professional development events, including project management and planning. She also supports DC LEAP team operations. Prior to joining Leading Educators, Dawnell worked on network engagement, operations and events management at Education Pioneers as a member of the Leadership Development team. Before that she supported high-achieving students of color navigate the independent school admissions process at A Better Chance. Dawnell received her B.A. in Psychology and Educationfrom Mount Holyoke College. In her free time, Dawnell loves to run, crochet and visit museums.