Dawn Davenport is the Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national adoption, foster, and kinship care training and support nonprofit. She is an attorney, educator, training developer, and trauma-informed adoption/foster/kinship specialist. She is the host of Creating a Family Radio Show/Podcast, which began in 2007 and is now ranked in the top 5% of all podcasts in the US. She is the author of a book on adoption published by Random House and has had articles published in many national and regional publications. She is a mom of four by birth and adoption.