Dawn Nelson is a true cowgirl. She was born and raised on a cattle ranch in North-Eastern Washington state. Married to a cattle rancher she now calls Creston, Washington her home.
Dawn, her husband Kris, and their daughter Laren own and operate a large cattle ranch in central Washington. Dawn enjoys showing her registered cattle, riding horses, camping, hunting, and other outdoor activities. She also volunteers a lot of her time to 4-H and is actively involved in her county Cattlemen's Association
Winner of the Academy of Western Artists 2010 Buck Ramsey Book of the Year Award
Nominated for 2010 WMA's storyteller collection award