Dawn Kurek

Human Resources
Title: HR Director
Phone: 623-876-2945
HR Director

Dawn Kurek is the Human Resources Director.  She has over 11 years of human resources management experience.  Dawn has extensive hands-on experience leading HR initiatives including recruitment, classification and compensation, employee relations, employee benefits, leave program administration, occupational safety and health, wellness program, HRIS databases, and ensuring compliance with employment policies, rules and regulations. 

Prior to joining El Mirage in 2013, Dawn held human resources leadership positions for school districts where she was responsible for policy design and administration, performance management, personnel investigations, talent acquisition, payroll, compliance reporting, HRIS implementations, and training and development. 

Among Dawn’s leadership qualities is her commitment to working in a collaborative manner, which allows her to build positive relationships with employees.  

Dawn holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Arizona State University.  


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