Our Team

Julie Dixon
Principal Consultant
Julie Dixon is the President and Founder of DIXON, a woman-owned business, focused on providing parking consulting services to municipalities. Julie began her career as a parking enforcement officer for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department. She has been responsible for establishing policies, defining objectives and delivering on initiatives for municipal agencies for over 28 years.
Senior Associate
Emily Kwatinetz is a Senior Associate who has supported projects ranging from parking and mobility studies to parking program implementations. Through operational audits, ordinance updates, specification developments, and vendor management, she demonstrates a track record of comprehensive support for a variety of municipalities, earning her recognition as one of the National Parking Association’s “40 Under 40” Class of 2018.
Jennifer Rentz is an Associate Consultant with expertise in leading large-scale projects, technology initiatives and operations management. With sixteen years’ experience in the parking industry, she brings a wealth of knowledge regarding industry best practice to assist municipal clients. Her skills and past experience are particularly valuable for clients engaging in technology upgrades, vendor selection and ongoing operational best practice procedures.
Kenzie Coulson is an Associate consultant with over two decades of experience in transportation. She has been responsible for launching complex projects across the country, including the entire overhaul of the parking department in Park City, Utah. Having proven her ability to manage logistics for large-scale technology projects, Kenzie brings a rigorous approach to DIXON’s mindset. Her practical experience with implementing parking, transit, and curbside plans allows DIXON’s customers to seamlessly achieve their parking solutions.
Junior Associate
Allison von Ebers is a Junior Associate Consultant, new to the DIXON team. With expertise in municipal parking operations, Allison provides project support through stakeholder outreach, data collection and reviews, and operational assessments. Her experience working with complex parking systems offers the ability to assist cities in creating and implementing effective and maintainable parking operations.
Junior Associate
Katherine is a Junior Associate Consultant, who joined the DIXON team last year as a Planning Intern. She recently graduated from the University of Washington with her Master of Public Administration. Her DIXON contributions and experience have been extensive, and she has supported data analysis, municipal code updates, and project implementations.
Junior Associate
Jenny Loewenstein is a Junior Associate with multiple years of expertise in transportation and regional planning. She brings a full complement of technical skills to the DIXON team, including research and analysis techniques for projects with advanced data and policy components. Her experience in the public, private, and non-profit sectors allows her to create and implement effective parking solutions across a range of interdisciplinary projects.
Project Coordinator
David Skophammer is a Project Coordinator, writer, and strategic planner with six years of experience in private and public sectors, including four years of consulting and project management experience across diverse, client-facing projects. David brings a broad-ranging skill set to the DIXON team, having previously worked at the intersection of data analysis, technical writing, and regulatory oversight. David graduated from Yale University with a degree in Environmental Studies.
Business Operations Manager
Ananda Aleman is the Business Operations Manager with extensive experience supporting complex parking technology projects. In addition to managing DIXON daily operations, her manufacturing, inventory control, purchasing and financial reporting expertise provides a tremendous resource to our clients.