Dawn M. Rhodes, M.Ed., CNP

Service-Learning Program Coordinator

Office: KSC 35N - Room: 16, Lower Level


480-461-7393 (alt)

Office Hours

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM9:00 AM - 3:00 PM9:00 AM - 4:00 PM9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 


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These are typically my office hours yet I have various meetings throughout the day. It is best to schedule an appointment with me.


Dawn M. Rhodes, M.Ed., CNP serves as the Service-Learning Program Coordinator in the Center for Community & Civic Engagement at Mesa Community College (MCC).  In this capacity, she manages the service-learning program, coordinates the Service-Learning Assistant Program, plans a variety of events, and assists with various office functions.  She was the Chair of the Community Engagement Advisory Board from 2008 to 2022.

Degrees & Awards


M.Ed. Masters of Education in Educational Leadership (May 2004) - Northern Arizona University

Bachelors of Science in Recreational Management with a Certification in Nonprofit Leadership and Management (American Humanics Certification) with a Minor in Communications - Arizona State University

Associate of Arts & Associate of General Studies - Chandler Gilbert-Community College


  • 2002-2003 - Phi Theta Kappa Hall of Honor
  • April 2004 - Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Paragon Award for New Advisors
  • April 2006 - Governor’s Volunteer Service Award in the Service-Learning category
  • April 2007 -  Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Distinguished Advisor Award
  • December 2007 - Professional Staff Association Employee Recognition Award
  • Spring 2010 - Phi Theta Kappa Mentor
  • Fall 2012 - Phi Theta Kappa Mentor 
  • Fall 2014 - Phi Theta Kappa Mentor
  • Spring 2018 - Phi Theta Kappa Mentor
  • Spring 2021 - Phi Theta Kappa Mentor

Digital Badges

  • Service-Learning Champion
  • Civic Engagement Champion
  • Green Zone Training - Military Supportive Campus
  • Foster Advocate - Bridging Success Champion
  • Linchpin Social Badge - my civic personality (Up to Us)
  • Maricopa Digital Badging Training: Badge for Badging
  • Badgr Onboarding Series: Level One - Onboaring Pathway Badge Awarding
  • Badgr Onboarding Series: Level Two - Onboaring Pathway Celebrate Success
  • Badgr Onboarding Series: Level Three - Onboaring Pathway Badge Backpacks
  • Badgr Onboarding Series: Level Four - Onboaring Pathway Integrations
  • Badgr Onboarding Series: Level Five - Onboaring Pathway API Access
  • Skillsoft - Leveraging Social Media for Persuasive Communication
  • Vector Solutions: Cultural Appropriation Versus Appreciation
  • Vector Solutions: The Influence of Unconscious Bias in Decision Making
  • Vector Solutions: Communication Styles and Skills
  • Vector Solutions: Conflict Management Staff to Staff
  • Vector Solutions: Managing Difficulty Behaviors

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