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Felicia Dawson

Director, Community Engagement, Chicago

Felicia Dawson is POAH's Director of Community Engagement for the Chicago office working with residents and community members in the Woodlawn section of Chicago. She was Director of Resident and Community Engagement for the Grove Parc Plaza Apartments in Chicago for Preservation Housing Management. Born and raised in Chicago, she worked for the New Homes for Chicago program, in the development department of Bethel New Life, Inc. and as a program officer for a local foundation where she provided seed funding to local organizations and small grants for neighborhood and block activities on the west side of Chicago. 

Felicia has a Bachelors degree in Urban Planning and Masters in Urban Administration from the University of Missouri.