About Dawn A. Roberts
Dawn Angelique Roberts is a media relations consultant, motivational speaker, event specialist and managing partner of KD Communications Group, a full service communications firm with offices in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania. Recognized as one of Philadelphia's most dynamic public relations professionals, Roberts is known for her leadership skills and passion for the field of communications.
Respected by both clients and colleagues alike, Roberts was recognized by The Philadelphia Tribune newspaper as one of the People to Watch Under 40 and as an Influential African American leader in the community. She was a recipient of the DeAnn White Award for Community Service, presented by the Philadelphia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.
Roberts' warm and gracious demeanor is embodied in her demonstrated passion for her profession. For over ten years, she has taught journalism and public relations courses at Delaware State University, Lincoln University and Temple University. She formed KD Communications Group over fifteen years ago with business partner Kellie L. Dutton, after years of specializing in public relations and marketing for Delaware newspapers and her firm, Jones & Associates, a public relations and marketing firm originally based in Dover, DE.
Roberts currently serves as a board member for the National Black Public Relations Society, board member and former president of the Philadelphia Chapter of NBPRS, and member of the Public Relations Society of America, Communications Chairperson, National Association of Black Journalists, the Philadelphia Association of Black Journalists, and the Philadelphia Public Relations Association.
Active in the community, Roberts is also a member of Mount Carmel Baptist Church where she is a member of the Church Chorus and sponsor of the Youth Council ministry.
A Philadelphia native, Roberts graduated from Delaware State University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism. Her enthusiasm, engaging personality, and leadership skills are at the forefront of her professional success. She truly believes that all things are possible with Christ in her life.
Roberts currently resides in Middletown, Delaware with her husband, Wayne E. Roberts and son, Wayne E. Roberts, Jr.
Prior to fine tuning KD Communications Group Dutton was the Founder and CEO of Elegance In Style Productions an event planning organization based in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
A graduate of Delaware State University with a degree in Drama, Speech and Communications, this native of Gaithersburg, MD has a true passion for children that has driven her to embark upon devising an entertaining event for children without loving homes. Dutton and D. Angelique are presently working to secure a non-profit organization - "KD's Kids," "Sunshine, laughter and children ... smiles abound, no longer a frown!"
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