Dawnell Ellenson is a Senior Manager for Avista Utilities whose corporate headquarters is here in Spokane, Washington. When Dawnell is not sorting out consequential human resource issues, she is out spending quality time with her family fishing on a nearby lake, hunting for small game or keeping the family bees producing honey. Dawnell is the longest serving member of the CISSC Board and currently serves as Secretary and chairs the Governance Committee.