2018 ALBEMARLE AREA UNITED WAY AWARDS & CAMPAIGN KICKOFF LUNCHEON
Featuring Guest Speaker, Dr. Karrie G. Dixon, Elizabeth City State University's Interim Chancellor.
Awards presented for Spirit of Giving, Partner Agency of the Year and Spirit of Community.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
K.E. White Center, Elizabeth City, NC
Caterered by Montero's Restaurant and Catering
Dr. Karrie G. Dixon, Interim Chancellor – Elizabeth City State University
Dr. Dixon has served as a senior administrator at the University of North Carolina System since 2008. In 2014, she was promoted to Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs. Dixon was responsible for overseeing the Division of Academic and Student Affairs for the System’s 17 institutions.
Dixon received the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award from the College of Education and the Black Alumni Legacy Award in 2014 at NC State. Dr. Dixon is a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities’ (AASCU) Millennium Leadership Initiative, class of 2013. She also received the Triangle Business Journal’s “40 Under Forty” leadership award in 2014. Dr. Dixon was recognized as a recipient of the 2015 Alumni Distinguished
Service Award from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Most recently, she was named a 2016-17 American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow. Her host campus for the academic year was Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC.
Dr. Dixon holds a bachelor’s degree from NC State University, a master’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a doctorate from NC State. She and her husband Devi have two daughters.