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Dawn Eileen Peterson

Dawn Eileen Peterson, American state executive, facilitator, writer.


  • Peterson, Dawn Eileen was born on February 24, 1955 in Algona, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Robert Jay and Betty Lou (Scribner) Peterson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Sociology summa cum laude, Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, Iowa, 1976. Postgraduate, University New Mexico, 1980.


    • Civil rights specialist Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Des Moines, 1976-1984, public service executive, 1984-1992. Executive officer, since 1992.



    Golf, tennis, reading, travel.


    • Married Oscar A. Rodriguez. Children: Aurora, Roberto.
    • father: Robert Jay Peterson
    • mother: Betty Lou (Scribner) Peterson
    • spouse: Oscar A. Rodriguez
    • children: Aurora Peterson
    • Roberto Peterson
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    Born February 24, 1955
    (age 62)
    • 1976
      Buena Vista College
    • 1980
      University New Mexico
    • 1976 - 1984
      Civil rights specialist, Iowa Civil Rights Commission
      Des Moines, Iowa, United States
    • 1992
      executive, officer