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.
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.
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.
Allison von Ebers is an Associate Consultant 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.
Katherine is an 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
Kellie Dugdale is a Junior Associate, with a degree in Environmental Studies from Boise State University and a CEQA Practice Specialized Certificate from UC San Diego Extension. Her DIXON contributions have included supporting cities through specification development, stakeholder outreach, municipal code updates, operational assessments, and parking studies.
Junior Data Analyst
Michael Tinglof is a Junior Data Analyst with knowledge in the fields of computer science and statistics. Michael graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in Computational Statistics and after completing research on Urban Planning and Design. Combining his understanding of transit and data processing, Michael leads the development of the Rapid LPR Report, as well as providing analytical support to his colleagues.