LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky Realtors announced Thursday that Jenny Dixon has been hired as the education and real estate industry coordinator. Her first day with KYR will be May 6. She brings with her a strong background in customer service and event coordination.
Dixon comes to KYR from Dean Dorton in Lexington, Ky. where she worked most recently as a human resources specialist. In this role, she conducted reference checks and benefits orientations for new hires, maintained personnel records and coordinated meetings. She also maintained the department’s budget and ran weekly productivity reports.
Dixon also previously worked as special events coordinator for Alltech in Nicholasville, Ky., and as assistant registrar for Sullivan University in Lexington. She received a bachelor of science in business administration and marketing as well as a master’s degree in human resource management.
“We are delighted to welcome Jenny to our team,” said Steve Stevens, Kentucky Realtors CEO. “She brings many talents and new energy that will benefit our organization greatly as we continue to expand our work to more areas of the real estate profession, as well as our continuing strong support of Realtor members.”
Dixon’s role at KYR will be to report to the director of education on Kentucky Realtor Institute-focused duties and to assist with allied industry collaborative projects and as coordinator for a new commercial real estate program.