Dawn Lawler has been a member of the Kean Athletic Department for over 16 years full-time, but dates back even longer to her days as an undergraduate student as the men's basketball team manager. While pursuing her master's degree in Behavioral Sciences/Psychological Services, Lawler teamed up with the men's basketball team again this time as a graduate assistant. Upon completion of her studies, Lawler has been working full-time as the Equipment Manager.
Lawler, a Certified Equipment Manager, received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology in 1997 and her master's degree in 2000. She resides in Middlesex with her son Joey.