Human Resources Director, Town of Parker, CO
Tamara Dixon is currently the Human Resources Director for the Town of Parker, in Parker, Colorado. She has worked in the private and public sectors for Parson Consulting, City and County of Denver, City of Lone Tree, City of Wheat Ridge and as an adjunct professor for the University of Colorado at Denver. Ms. Dixon has spent her 19 year career being a customer service practitioner, adept trainer, organizational development expert, and human resources specialist. Her areas of expertise include culture change initiatives, performance management, leadership training, strategic planning, and retreat facilitation.
Tamara holds her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science (BS) from Tuskegee University, Master’s Degree in Public Administration (MPA) from Auburn University (WAR EAGLE!) and Senior Certified Professional designation from both the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-SCP) and the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM-SCP). She is past-President of the Western Region IPMA-HR, and will start her term on the IPMA-HR Executive Council in January, 2020.
HR is her passion and raising 10 year old Sydney Olivia is her joy!