Dawn ChambersPlayed by Teyonah Parris


Dawn Chambers is Don Draper's secretary. Dawn is hired as Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce's first black secretary as a result of a gag newspaper ad identifying the firm as an equal opportunity employer, after which SCDP is forced to make good on their offer or face a protest. Dawn continues as Don's secretary after SCDP merges with CGC to form Sterling Cooper & Partners.