Julia Dixon is an artist, arts administrator, community convener, and creative economy consultant. She is working as a freelance project manager as well as manager of the gallery at the Eclipse Mill Artist Lofts in North Adams, Massachusetts, where she lives. Her previous full time positions include Managing Director of Berkshire Creative and Creative Economy Specialist at 1Berkshire. She is the founder and host of "Creative City" on WMNB-LP 107.1FM, appointed member and chair of the North Adams Public Arts Commission, and volunteers as a business advisor and student mentor. She received her BFA from Purchase College in 2005 and MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts in 2014.