- M.F.A., Creative Writing, University of California, Irvine. June, 1996.
- B.A., Literature with emphasis in Creative Writing, University of California, Santa Cruz. June, 1990.
Teaching and Research Interests
Community-engaged theater, First-year composotion, New media
Selected Publications, Presentations, and Professional Activities
- Performance Artist, Beating Heart of the Track.
- Director, Valley Roots Merced.
- OpEd Project, University of California Faculty Fellow.
- Director, Writer, Performer, Sweetie's Yumhouse Kitchen.
- Producer, The 24 Hour Plays.
Websites and Social Media: DawnTrook.com, Valley Roots, Facebook, Twitter: DawnTrook, Instagram: DawnTrook