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Dawn Godbolt

Health Policy Analyst

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Dawn Godbolt is a health policy analyst at the National Partnership for Women & Families, where she works to expand access to health care and advocates for federal health policies that eliminate health disparities and provide greater access to care for marginalized groups.

Prior to her work at the National Partnership, Dawn completed her doctorate in sociology from Florida State University and a fellowship with the OpEd Project. Her previous work examined race differences in mothers’ fear of allowing children outside, disparities in neighborhood factors, and the connection between stereotypes, religion and obesity.

Dawn grew up in Arlington County and enjoys 90s hip-hop, celebrity gossip and binge watching HGTV in her free time.