Dixie Allen began her nursing career in 1999 and has worked at the bedside, in private practice, in the perioperative setting, and most recently on the Vascular Access Team at LeBonheur Children's Hospital. She served 8 years in the Tennessee Air National Guard in Health Services Management
. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Union University in Germantown, Tennessee and then earned her Master of Science degree at Walden University through distance learning in Minneapolis, Minnesota
, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She holds her national board certification with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She is a Southaven native and currently resides in Hernando, Mississippi. Her passion is promoting optimal health, providing quality healthcare to her community and spending time with her husband, son and family.