Dawn has immersed herself in the industry and lifestyle of the Alberta design community. Based out of Calgary, Dawn brings her 26 years of expertise, experience, and passion to every project. With her MKL Residential Architecture & Design studio, she has established a reputation for creating and successfully completing a wide range of projects in the luxury custom home building industry that has gained her national recognition.
Known for her abilities to meet and exceed the dreams and needs of her client as well as balance trade and client relations. Dawn brings her instinctual skill and timeless style to every project, she has mastered the art of creating and executing impactful experiences and beautiful homes for her clients.
Now the President of the NKBA Prairie Provinces Chapter, Dawn shares her enthusiasm and knowledge for design with the community. Her passion for the industry is clearly evident with how much she gives back. She’s volunteered on the Calgary Home Builders Association’s Student House Design Competition Committee for the over 9 years. She recently completed a three-year term on SAIT’s Architectural Technologies Advisory Board and is in her 7thyear on the NKBA Prairie Provinces Executive. Besides current President, she’s held positions as VP Academic Relations, VP Communications, and VP Programs.
She is a successful entrepreneur; dedicated to achieving her goals and giving back in her career. Dawn is passionate about balance and lifestyle. She is the mother of three amazing teenage girls, that are the highlight of her life and keep her on her toes. She’s also extremely passionate about health, fitness, and travel, where she finds her zen moments and draws inspiration for life and work.