Dawson is a junior at the University of Central Missouri. He is the former Vice President of the United Student Housing Association and USHA liaison to the student government, and is now the Chapter Representative of the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH). Dawson was awarded as an 2x Outstanding Student Leader, Program of the Year, National Student of the Month, National Residential Community of the Month, and Regional Executive Board Member of the Month. He has authored 50+ campus winning awards, 22 regional winning awards, and 22 national winning awards.
In addition, Dawson's goals include earning his bachelor's degree in kinesiology and then earning his master's degree in business administration. Currently, he serves as a member of the NACURH (National) 2021 Annual Conference Staff as the Mass Gatherings Chair.