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Frank James Dixon

Frank James Dixon, American city administrator. Bar: Oregon 1979, United States District Court Oregon 1980, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1981, United States Tax Court 1988.

Background

  • Dixon, Frank James was born on February 20, 1951 in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States. Son of Frank Jerome and Anne (Marincel) Dixon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Notre Dame, 1973. Juris Doctor, Lewis and Clark Law School, 1979.

    Career

    • Legal intern Multnomah County Legal Aid Service, Portland, Oregon, 1977-1979. Partner Dixon and Friedman, 1979-1990, shareholder, 1991-1994. Private practice, 1994-1995.

      Assistant to Portland, Oregon, Commissioner Dan Saltzman. Commissioner's liaison to Office of Neighborhood Involvement and Bureau Emergency Communications.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Oregon 1979, United States District Court Oregon 1980, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1981, United States Tax Court 1988.

    Membership

    Chairman Neighborhood West/N.W. Review Board, Portland, 1987-1989, chairman public safety advocates committee, 1992-1993. President Northwest District Association, 1986-1988. Member steering committee Portland Central Precinct Community Police Project, 1990-1991, Portland Police Bureau Chiefs Forum, 1992-1993.

    Vice chair Police Interal Investigations Auditing Committee, Portland, 1994-1995. Secretary Veterans for Human Rights, Inc., 1994-1995. Candidate Oregon State Senate, 1995-1996.

    Chair Friends of the Shelter Foundation, Inc., 1998-2000. Volunteer supervising attorney Consumer Justice Alliance. Member Oregon State Bar Association (active emeritus), Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Multnomah Athletic Club, Oregon Gay and Lesbian Democratic Club (treasurer 1993-1995).

    Connections

    • father: Frank Jerome Dixon
    • mother: Anne (Marincel) Dixon
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    Born February 20, 1951
    (age 66)
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