Dawn Fenton, M., B.


Director of Sustainability & Public Affairs,
Volvo Group North America

Dawn Fenton serves as the Director of Sustainability & Public Affairs for Volvo Group North America. She has been in this position since 2011 and has responsibility for coordinating Volvo Group’s North American sustainability and CSR activities. Prior to joining the Volvo Group, Dawn spent 6 years as the Director of Policy at the Diesel Technology Forum, where she led the organization’s policy outreach and educational efforts.  She also spent 5 years working in the Washington, DC office of Asea Brown Boveri. Dawn has worked in the government relations field for over 20 years across a range of energy, environment, sustainability, foreign policy and trade-related issues in the public, private and non-profit sectors.  She received her master’s degree from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and her bachelor’s degree from Tufts University.