Dixie has worked around underground utilities her entire life. Dixie worked with her father installing and repairing private and district wells, from a young age. Dixie also learned about the installation and repair of septic drain fields. Before starting at Kelpe Contracting, Dixie worked for 4 years as a tax professional in an accounting office where she would prepare and proof individual tax returns. Dixie started at Kelpe in July of 2016 and is currently an Accountant. She is responsible for accounts receivable, department of transportation permits, contract review, lien waivers, certificates of insurance, and managing the corporate health insurance plan. Dixie earned her Bachelor of Accountancy at Central Methodist University in December of 2016. When Dixie is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family.