Dawson is a junior at the University of Central Missouri. He is the former Vice President of the United Student Housing Association and RHA liaison to the student government, and is now the National Communications Coordinator (NCC) of the National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH). Dawson was awarded as an 2x Outstanding Student Leader, Program of the Year, Regional Organization of the Month, and Outstanding Leadership and Service Pin. He has authored 35 campus winning awards, 6 regional winning awards, and 2 national winning awards.
In addition, Dawson's goals include earning his bachelor's degree in kinesiology and then earning his master's degree in athletic training. As a former soccer player himself, he wants to assist players that go through the same physiological and psychohormonal aspects that occur during the rehabilitation cycle. In the summer of 2020, he will be spending his time as an summer conference assistant at the University of Central Missouri (UCM).