Dawn Winters is in her second year as the Executive Assistant to head coach Mark Gottfried. In her role, Winters provides day-to-day support for Gottfried and his coaching staff.
Among her duties is to assist Gottfried with maintaining his schedule, correspondence, day-to-day operations and special requests. She also helps coordinate travel and lodging needs for the Wolfpack coaches and team throughout the year, as well as the basketball team's end of the year banquet.
Before joining the Wolfpack men's basketball staff, Winters was employed by GlaxoSmithKline for 25 years. While there, she provided administrative support for the Director of U.S. Community Partnerships and was instrumental in assisting with the company's involvement in the annual United Way Campaign. She also managed GlaxoSmithKline's relationship with the NC State women's basketball program and the company's participation in the Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic for many years.
In her spare time, Winters enjoys being with her family, playing golf, exercising and traveling. She is married and has two children: Ashley, a junior at NCSU and Alison, a sophomore at UNC-Charlotte.