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finance executive

Dixie Rachel Johnson, American finance executive. Named Woman of Year, Detroit Lakes Business and Professional Women, 1986.

Background

Johnson, Dixie Rachel was born on January 4, 1934 in Wendell, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Clarence William and Ruth Evelyn (Kube) Lacey.

Education

Graduated from high school, Elbow Lake, Minnesota.

Career

Bookkeeper Fergus Falls (Minnesota) Hatchery, 1951-1952. Secretary State Farm Insurance Company, Bemidji, Minnesota, 1966-1967. Bookkeeper Rock River Cablevision, Inc., Sterling, Illinois, 1968-1970.

Vice president Lakeland Cablevision, Inc., Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, 1971-1978, president, 1978-1986. Vice president Cablevision, Inc., 1985-1986. Manager personal finances, since 1986.

Member Industrial Development Corporation, Detroit Lakes, since 1979. Board directors 1st National Bank, Detroit Lakes.

Religion

In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

Politics

The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.

Views

There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

Membership

Alderman-at-large Detroit Lakes City Council, since 1979, member fire department committee, 1979, member ordinance charter committee, 1979, chair community development committee, since 1983. Chair Downtown Redevelopment Advisory Committee, Detroit Lakes, 1979-1986, Committee to Re-Elect Congreeman, Detroit Lakes, 1982. Chair board directors Detroit Lakes United Way, since 1983.

Member State Republican Election Committee, Detroit Lakes, 1984, 86. Chairman governor board St. Marys Hospital, since 1988. Member League of Women Voters (charter), Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce (chairman membership drive 1988), Beta Sigma Phi (president Detroit Lakes chapter 1985-1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Interior decorating, sewing, camping.

Connections

Married Donald Walter Johnson, August 16, 1952. Children: Deborah, Garret, Holly.

father:
Clarence William Lacey

mother:
Ruth Evelyn (Kube) Lacey

spouse:
Donald Walter Johnson

children:
Deborah Johnson

Garret Johnson

Holly Johnson