Dacia Dixon, Secretary, Education Specialist
“Strive not to become a person of success, but a person of Value which leads to success.” Albert Einstein-Physicist
Dacia Dixon is humbled and honored to be a Founding Board Member of Awaken, Inc. It is her goal to dedicate her time, talent, and expertise to serve those who have been affected by violence and abuse. It is her premise to promote and awaken the value of lives through education, support, and agape’ Love. Dacia believes in Victoria’s vision and the direction she is moving Awaken .Her strength and willingness to share her story proves that there is power in our voice when we break the silence.
Dacia’s vision and mission for AWAKEN is to empower those affected by abuse to be healed mentally, physically, spiritually, economically, socially, and emotionally as the members of AWAKEN become informed, trained, and knowledgeable to embrace the strength and voice of those courageous survivors.
Ms. Dixon has worked as an Education Specialist with the Chicago Public Schools for over 20 years. She has earned a Master’s Degree in Curriculum/Instruction, Golden Apple Nominee several times. Teacher of the year and her classroom is a model used by CPS.Dacia Dixon