Founders' Day Convocation Speaker

Georgette Dixon, also known as “Gigi” by her family and friends, is a Senior Vice President and Director of Strategic  Partnerships, where she is responsible for managing a portfolio of 11 national nonprofits that deliver advocacy, programs and services for low- to moderate-income communities and diverse group

Since joining the company in 1994, Gigi has served as marketing manager for Wholesale Banking, Small Business Banking and Commercial Banking and as Director of Emerging (multicultural) Markets.  She also served on the Corporate Diversity Council for six years. 

In 2013, Gigi received the National Urban League Donald H. McGannon Award for her commitment to ideals and beliefs in equal opportunity. In 2005, she was recognized as one of U.S. Banker magazine’s Most Powerful Women to Watch. She also served a two-year chairmanship for Opera Carolina and served as a governor-appointed board member for the NC State Property Tax Commission from 2009-2013.

Gigi has a Bachelor of Science with Distinction from Tennessee State University in Speech Communications and Theatre.  She also has a certificate in Corporate Community Involvement from Boston College. Gigi resides in Charlotte, N.C. with her family.