Joyce A. Dixon, MBA
Vice President for Business and Finance / CFO

Joyce Dixon serves as Vice President for Business and Finance/Chief Financial Officer at Mississippi Valley State University. Her professional career spans more than thirty years.

During her tenure at MVSU, Ms. Dixon has more than thirty years of leadership experience in accounting where she served at the senior administrative level as Assistant Vice President of Business and Finance/Chief Financial Officer. She has also served as Director of Accounting/Comptroller and Director of Accounts Payable where she has provided supervisory oversight for services and activities including accounts payable, cash disbursements, payroll, auxiliary services, student accounts, and purchasing. She has been instrumental in the preparation of the annual budget and interim financial statements and serves as a liaison with auditors and state agencies. Prior to accepting a position at MVSU, she worked as an accountant at Mary Holmes College.

Ms. Dixon earned her Associate of Arts degree from Coahoma Community College, a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Mississippi Valley State University, and her Master of Business Administration from Mississippi State University.  She also completed the three-year summer certification program from the College of Business Management Institute sponsored by the University of Kentucky and SACUBO.