|Director of Development
|Ayauna Goodwin is an accomplished professional with a diverse background in nonprofit management, social media strategy, and entrepreneurship. With a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies, focusing on Diversity & Social Inequality from Wright State University, Ayauna possesses a comprehensive understanding of sociological perspectives and a commitment to promoting inclusivity.
Ayauna joined Miami Valley Golf in January 2023. She was born and raised in Cincinnati. In Cincinnati, she attended the School for Creative and Performing Arts, graduating with a certificate in Dramatic Arts. During her time at Wright State, Ayauna was involved in various organizations; one being a dancer for Wright State’s Emerald Jazz Dance Team and another, her sorority, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
In addition, she founded her very own lifestyle brand and safe space community for women, Absolutely Not (To read an Article on Her from Launch Dayton). This has added event planning, business management, and mental and physical health advocacy to a host of her accomplishments. Ayauna is a multi-faceted creative and has been a dancer for over 20 years. In her spare time, she dances professionally and is a choreographer for cheer and dance teams, artists, dance fitness studios, and individuals. Ayauna is a motivated and talented professional, constantly seeking new opportunities to make a difference. She is excited to contribute her expertise, creativity, and relationship-building skills to drive positive change in the nonprofit and creative industries.