Leader of a new movement in brain matters, inspiring the young and young at heart, in Australia and the US.
Liz Dawes is the Founder and Executive Director of the Robert Connor Dawes (RCD)
Foundation, operating in Australia and the United States. The Foundation was established in 2013 after her son, 18 year old son Connor, passed away from brain cancer. Driven by her son's own
battle, Liz is leading a new movement; inspiring the young and young at heart to
support paediatric & young adult brain tumour matters in the areas of Research, Care &
Before moving to Australia, Liz held various sales &
marketing management positions at the Brady Corporation in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Liz graduated with a BBA in Finance/Marketing from the University of Wisconsin.
In 2015, Liz was recognised as Bayside's Australia Day Citizen of the Year.