Honored to be District 33’s Next State Senator

Nearly a year and a half ago, I announced my campaign for the Maryland Senate. I decided to run because I cared very deeply about ensuring that District 33 had representation that reflected their values, including someone who would stand up for working families, fight for our public schools, and protect our Chesapeake Bay. Since […]

Endorsement from Ardath Cade, widow of Sen. Jack Cade (R)

I am honored to have the support and endorsement of Ardath Cade, widow of Sen. Jack Cade (R), who served as District 33’s state senator from 1975-1996. In Mrs. Cade’s words: “I urge you, as you are looking back and forth on the ballot, to give your support to a candidate known for vision, hard work, […]

New TV ad Just Dropped!

I have some exciting news: our new commercial just dropped! It will be airing on televisions throughout District 33 starting TODAY! I am thrilled at how well it illustrated some of my top priorities, including protecting our environment, investing in school safety, and standing up for women and girls, and I am especially proud of my cute little […]

Firefighters Endorse Dawn!

I have exciting news to share: Anne Arundel County Professional Fire Fighters (International Association of Fire Fighters Local 1563) has just endorsed my candidacy for the Maryland Senate! I am proud to be endorsed by Anne Arundel County Professional Fire Fighters. Our brave first responders are at the front lines of keeping our communities safe, […]

Join us! September 13 fundraiser w/ Senate Pres. Bill Ferguson

Election Day is less than three months away! We’ve worked so hard for over a year now to get to this point — from knocking doors in 100-degree weather to earning the endorsements of many partners and supporters. However, we still have a lot more work to do, and we need more resources so we can pay for […]

Honored to be the Democratic Nominee!

I am honored to be the Democratic nominee for the Maryland Senate in District 33! While mail-in ballot counting will continue through the end of this week, I am so incredibly grateful for the nearly 9,000 voters who believed in me and voted for me. Our work, however, is not complete. We have a very […]

In the News: Candidates Discuss Their Plans for Office

Originally printed in the Severna Park Voice. Full article is available here. State Senate, District 33 Dawn Gile What would be your three priorities upon taking office? First, one of my top priorities is education. I believe that all children should be given the opportunity to learn and thrive in a safe environment, and our […]

Join us! Virtual Fundraiser with Special Guest Karen Finney – July 21

Please join us on July 21 at 7 pm for a virtual “Votes for Women” fundraiser with special guest Karen Finney, CNN political commentator, former Senior Advisor for Stacey Abrams for Governor, and former Senior Advisor and Senior Spokesperson for the 2016 Clinton presidential campaign. I am also thrilled to be joined by my dear friend, Mary […]

Maryland LCV Endorses Dawn!

I have exciting news to share: Maryland League of Conservation Voters, one of the state’s most well-respected, nonpartisan environmental advocacy organizations, has just endorsed my candidacy for the Maryland Senate! I am committed to fighting to protect Maryland’s air and water, find solutions to the climate crisis, and create a brighter future for all Marylanders. I […]

ICYMI: Our spring picnic fundraiser was a success!

ICYMI: Our spring picnic fundraiser at Sandy Point State Park was a success! The weather was thankfully on our side and the day was a beautiful sunny day on the water. Below are some pictures! We were very grateful to have in attendance Sen. Will Smith, Sen. Sarah Elfreth, Sen. Guy Guzzone, and Sen. Pam Beidle, […]

Spring Family Picnic Fundraiser with Special Guest Senator Will Smith

Please join us on May 15, from 2-4 pm at Sandy Point State Park for a family picnic fundraiser! Beer, wine, and food will be provided, and we will also have some fun kids’ activities. I am also excited to share that we will be joined by special guest Senator Will Smith, Chair of the […]

Join us for a beer at Crooked Crab for a meet & greet with Dawn Gile!

Please join host Councilman Andrew Pruski on April 5, 2022 from 5:30-7 pm for a FREE meet & greet with Dawn Gile, candidate for the Maryland Senate! Apps and your first beer is on us! Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact dawn@dawngile.com for more information.

Teacher Endorsed!

I am very proud to share some exciting news: I have received the endorsement of Maryland State Education Association, an organization that represents 76,000 teachers, educators, school administrators, and other education professionals throughout the State of Maryland. I am grateful to MSEA for this endorsement and especially grateful to Teachers Association of Anne Arundel County […]

Full Steam Ahead! February Newsletter

Although these colder months seem sluggish and slow-moving, our campaign continues to roll full steam ahead!  In January, we had our first financial reporting deadline — an important one to establish the viability of this campaign. I am thrilled to share that YOU helped us raise nearly $75,000 in just under 6 months! In fact, we outraised my […]

An Ode To Veterans From A Military Spouse JD

Originally printed in Above The Law on November 11, 2021 The change of season this fall feels symbolic to my family and me as we transition to new chapters in our lives. My husband has been serving active duty in the Army for the past 23 years, although he has begun the retirement process, with […]

Dawn’s Virtual Birthday Celebration with Special Guest Congressman Anthony Brown!

Please join me on January 5 at 6 pm for a virtual celebration for my birthday (my actual birthday is New Year’s Day, but I’m going to guess you have plans that day…)! I am thrilled to share that Congressman Anthony G. Brown will be our special guest speaker. A retired Colonel in the U.S. […]

Endorsement Announcement!

On this National Veterans and Military Families Month, I am thrilled to share the news of my endorsement by New Politics, an organization that works to recruit, develop, and elect servant leaders and veterans who put community and country over self. Read the press release on this endorsement, below: WASHINGTON D.C.—New Politics today endorsed attorney and military […]

ICYMI: Campaign Kickoff Was a Success!

In case you missed it, I’ve included below some photos from my campaign kickoff! Can you feel the energy in all of these photos? The day could not have been more perfect, and I am so grateful for the support of so many who attended. During my remarks, I spoke about how vulnerable running for […]

Join us for my campaign kickoff event!

Ready to get this campaign KICKED OFF RIGHT? Please join me on October 17 from 4 pm to 5:30 pm for a campaign kickoff fundraiser. This event will be held outdoors in Severna Park (address provided upon RSVP). Hors d’oeuvres and drinks included. COVID precautions will be observed. Many thanks to our hosts, Roy and […]

Exciting announcement!

I’m thrilled to share the news that this week, I officially filed my candidacy for the Maryland Senate in District 33! As a military spouse, I have a strong commitment to public service, and during my time as a nonprofit leader and lawyer, I have seen that advocacy is often not enough to make positive change. […]