Dixie began attending Unity in 1992 with Dorothy and Phil Pierson at Unity of Sacramento. Her daughter grew up in Unity and Dixie co-taught in her classrooms for 4 years. She was also a member of the Greeter-Usher team for 8 years. She earned her Bachelor's degree in social science from the University of California at Berkeley, and her Master's degree in Marriage Family and Child Counseling at Cal State Sacramento, and worked as a licensed psychotherapist in California for 30 years before retiring. She attended Unity Center of Davis for 2 years before becoming a Board of Trustee member in 2018. The services provide her with spiritual support and inspiration, and the fellowship with the spiritual community is a blessing to her. She also participates in the special events, such as charity outreach to the Davis community during the holidays. She also enjoys spiritual book study, and workshops in writing and painting. She loved being in the Easter play in 2017.