Teva Dawson Parks & Recreation Manager
  • Teva Dawson Sustainability Coordinator. Community Builder. Project Manager. Creative promoter of civic engagement. Des Moines, Iowa Area Government Administration


Accomplished and dedicated community leader with 15+ years of success in deepening and expanding the role of municipal government, community, and business partnerships.

  • Effective, creative problem solver who balances short-term needs while working on long-term sustainable initiatives that maintain a vision.
  • Proven manager of people and team leader.
  • Alert to the needs of others, leading to easy rapport with a variety of constituents.
  • An inquisitive mind that is able to provide breakthrough ideas that incorporate the best thinking of others.
  • Outstanding communication and project management skills for developing vision and deploying plans.