Jefferson County Board of Education Place 1:
Date of Birth: Jan. 10, 1958; age 58
Political experience: Jefferson County constable 2012 – present; also ran for Jefferson County Commission, 2010 and Jefferson County GOP executive committee, 2010.
Professional experience: City manager, city of Clay, 2012-present; Dixon Properties Inc. 1993-present; TSC Inc. 1983-2012; AT&T 1976-1983.
Civic experience: Executive director, Clay-Pinson Chamber of Commerce, 2010-present; executive director, Alabama Butterbean Festival, 2010-present; Jefferson County Planning and Zoning Commission, 1999-2009; Southern Baptist deacon, 1990-present, director Christian Light Foundation 1994-2006.
Education: High School graduate, 1976, career certifications from the University of Alabama, Auburn University and the University of North Alabama, 1976-present.
Qualifications: Dixon has served on multiple boards and managed the city of Clay. Dixon said he is dedicated to improving work force development programs linked through the existing Career Tech system.