Dixie Salazar was named Director Emeritus of Fresno Filmworks in June 2019. She was one of the organization’s 10 founding board members. Dixie is a poet and fiction writer with two novels and five books of poetry. She has an MFA from Columbia University, and she is a visual artist with a studio at 654 Van Ness in Fresno. She also serves on the board of The Eco Village Project.