New England Relocation Director
CRP, GDS, SRES, MRP
New England Relocation Director
Having started on her real estate journey 34 years ago as an agent, Dawn brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her current role as New England Relocation Director for Compass Coastal New England Relocation Services.
In 1999 a new opportunity arose where she was invited into the world of relocation by first overseeing the company’s license holding company, which then led into becoming the outbound coordinator, then the inbound coordinator, and eventually became the relocation director in 2010.
Dawn served on the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Relocation Advisory Council from 2014-2017, having served as vice-chair in 2015 and chairperson in 2016. She has also been a LeadingRE Mentor involved with the Smart Start program and has been a frequent speaker on industry topics at various conferences.
Joining the Randall Family of Companies in 2017, Dawn was tasked with the challenge of developing the company’s new relocation and referral division. Dawn quickly grew the department in a few short years to become the success it is today providing assistance to corporations, relocation management companies and assist our agents in making warm introductions on behalf of their clients looking to buy or sell anywhere in the world. Relocating transferees to and from our local market is Dawn’s passion. To be able to collaborate with the entire team of lenders, movers, RMCs, and our agents to ensure a stress-free transaction for everyone is what drives Dawn to provide service that exceeds expectations.
In 2021 the Randall Family of Companies joined Compass and Dawn was again tasked with successfully expanding Compass New England Relocation Services throughout MA, RI, CT, NH, and ME as the New England Relocation Director. Dawn currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Relocation Directors Council for a two-year term (2023-2024) and served on the RDC Membership Committee (2019-2022. She has also served on the Rocket Homes Advisory Council (2022) and is an industry speaker.
She is a believer in lifelong learning and holds the Certified Relocation Professional designation (CRP), the Global Destination Specialist designation (GDS), the Military Relocation Professional certification (MRP), and Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation and has been a member of Worldwide ERC and the Relocation Directors Council since 2011 as well as a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the MA Association of Realtors (MAR) since 1989.
How she came to work in real estate:
Dawn started selling real estate as an agent in 1989 where at a young age she immersed herself into everything real estate, learning everything she could about representing buyers & sellers, and negotiating the sale from her peers, mentor, and manager. Selling real estate at that time gave her the flexible schedule she needed while her children were young.
She has been married for 40 years, has two adult children, and three grandchildren. She loves to stays active by golfing, gardening, walking, running, and biking.
She has volunteered her time to numerous organizations including chairing the MainSpring Coalition for the Homeless auction committee for 10 years, helping to raise $150,000 for each event, team captain for Walk for Alzheimer’s for 10 years, team captain for Walk for Hospice, sat of the town of Hanson’s Football board, ran the Hanson Baseball league Boosters shed, and prior to being chairperson for Cub Scout Pack 34 was a scout leader for six years.