Joyce A. Dixon was recently appointed as vice president of business and finance by Mississippi Valley State University. Dixon, a Valley alumnus, has over 20 years of leadership experience in finance, where she has previously served as interim vice president of business and finance at Valley. During her tenure at MVSU, Dixon has served in leadership roles including director of accounting/comptroller and director of accounts payable. She has provided supervisory oversight for services and activities including accounts payable, cash disbursements, payroll, auxiliary services, student accounts and purchasing. Dixon has also been instrumental in the preparation of the annual budget, financial statements, and serves as a liaison with auditors and state agencies.
She received her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mississippi Valley State University and a master of business administration degree with a concentration in finance from Mississippi State University.