Phone: (610) 269-8460, Ext. 11601
Degrees and Certifications:
Dawna Hankins, PHR, SHRM-CP, CDP
Dawna Hankins is the Director of Human Resources and Title IX Coordinator for the Downingtown Area School District. Before working in education, she worked in human resources in the areas of distribution, recreational management, and brain injury rehabilitation. She is currently a member of the Chester County Human Resources Association, the PA Association of School Personnel Administrators, the Society for Diversity, and SHRM. She is an ITAG Board member and a member of the CCFWG Education Committee. Dawna also co-leads the Cultural Equity Task Force with other district administrators and is a member of the district Wellness Committee. She is proud to lead the District in recruiting exceptional talent, building positive relations with staff, and by support the inclusion and wellness efforts for students and staff.
Ms. Hankins oversees: Supervision of the HR Deparment, employee relations, Special Education Teacher staffing, training and developement, CETF inquiry, and Title IX efforts for DASD.