Dawn Schiller is an author, speaker, and an advocate. She was fifteen years old when her family moved into an apartment complex managed by porn star John Holmes. After grooming her, John Holmes began a sexual relationship with Dawn. She was manipulated with drugs and alcohol. She was abused physically and emotionally. She was even prostituted on the streets of Hollywood. After the infamous Wonderland murders, they fled to Florida where she broke free.
After the horrendous event, she relocated to the Pacific Northwest. She attended Eastern Oregon University and earned her undergraduate degree in Communication and Gender Studies. After pursuing her education, she became an associate producer and consultant on the movie “Wonderland”. Dawn became a consultant with the U.S Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime and for the Department of Health and Human Services Office on Trafficking in Persons. She became a founding member of “Survivor 2 Survivor” ad member of the National Survivor Network Resilient Voices of the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking.
As a writer, she wrote a memoir, “The Road Through Wonderland, Surviving John Holmes”, an account narrating her personal experiences and tragedies under John Holmes. She shares her story of abuse, trafficking, and survival through her memoir and academic presentations in order to help educate and motivate communities across America.
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