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Dawn Downing is the Budget Specialist for the Montgomery County Department of Correction and Rehabilitation.

Dawn Downing has worked for Montgomery County Government in Maryland for 29 years.  For twenty of those years, Dawn worked at the Montgomery County Department of Correction and Rehabilitation (MCDOCR) Pre-Release Center, mostly in the Accounting Office managing offender funds.  For five years, she was an Aide to Councilmember Marilyn Praisner of the Montgomery County Council.  Dawn has been the Budget Specialist in the MCDOCR Director’s Office for the past four years.  Having received recognition and awards over the years, Dawn recently received the MCDOCR 2015 Divisional Employee of the Year Award.

Dawn has a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Studies from University of Maryland University College and an Associate of Arts degree from Montgomery College in Criminal Justice.  She lives in Frederick, Maryland with her husband and daughter.  She is an active volunteer with the PTA and Frederick County 4-H.

With her experience in accounting and budgeting, and many years working in the corrections field, we are happy that Dawn Downing has accepted the role of Treasurer for MCJA.

22880 Whelan Lane 
Boyds, MD 20841 
Phone: 240-777-9981