As Vice President of Hamilton Relay, Dixie is responsible for the overall Hamilton Relay business line. Along with a highly capable management team, Dixie oversees all areas of the business, driving to provide innovative and high-quality communications access to connect individuals who are deaf, deaf-blind, hard of hearing or who have difficulty speaking to people who use standard telephones.
In addition, as President of Nedelco Services Corporation, Dixie leads an outstanding team of managers inside Nedelco’s shared services division. These teams provide operations support in the areas of Enterprise Software and Data Management, Human Resources, Marketing, Sales and Software Development to all Nedelco companies.
Dixie joined Hamilton in 1994 and has nearly 30 years’ experience in corporate leadership. She plays an active role at both the local and the national level, analyzing potential markets and delivering new products and services to the telecommunications marketplace.
Committed to the Telecommunications Relay and Captioned Telephone industry, Dixie has served two terms as a member of the National Exchange Carrier Association (NECA) Relay Advisory Council and two terms as a member on the Consumer Advisory Committee (CAC) of the Federal Communications Commission. Dixie was selected by the Chair of the Consumer Advisory Committee to serve as the TRS Subcommittee Chair. In addition, Dixie has served six terms on the Disability Advisory Committee as IP CTS Working Group Chair. Locally, Dixie supports Nebraska Extension and 4-H programs as well as is a Director for the Aurora Public Schools Foundation.
Dixie graduated from Dana College. She lives in Aurora, Nebraska with her husband Dan and her children Grace and Noah.