Dawn Toomey is currently the Executive Director of Personnel Services for Geary County USD 475. Like many in the human resources industry, she fell into her career path. Having served in the United States Army (2561 days), she decided to make Kansas and Junction City her home. She graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor’s in social sciences in 2013 and received her Master’s in Business Administration - Human Resources from the University of Saint Mary in 2017. She also received her SHRM-CP certification in 2017.
When not fulfilling her HR duties, she enjoys giving back to the community by participating in local charities and boards, including Programs Director for the HRMN-Manhattan. She is happily married to Marc Toomey and the mother of two beautiful children and Grammie to one adorable grandson. Dawn and Marc also have a menagerie of fur babies.