About The Speaker
Dawn M. Comer
Dawn M. Comer enjoys working at the intersection of technology, data and civic engagement. Dawn has over 20 years experience as a management consultant for consumer products, technology and media and entertainment companies. Dawn recently expanded her experience to the Public Sector during a FUSE Corps Executive Fellowship with the City of Los Angeles’ Information Technology Agency (ITA). As a Fellow, she collaborated across City departments to develop a smart city strategic roadmap to improve City services using technology and data, with a strong focus on equity and user experience design. She has continued in the Public Sector, working for the Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles to localize the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and develop and implement an open data platform to track the City’s progress towards the goals. She is excited to continue with the City in her current role as Broadband and Digital Inclusion Coordinator. Dawn earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University (NCA&T) and an MBA from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business. Her additional interests include supporting the Performing Arts and traveling the world.