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Sheila Dixon

AKA Sheila Ann Dixon

Born: 27-Dec-1953
Birthplace: Baltimore, MD

Gender: Female
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal [1]
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Baltimore Mayor, resigned in disgrace

Resigned as Mayor of Baltimore on 8 January 2010 (effective 4 February 2010) after being convicted of misdemeanor embezzlement and entering an Alford plea (claiming innocence, but pleading guilty in the belief that the evidence would likely lead to a guilty verdict) to perjury charges.

[1] Former Trustee, Bethel AME Church.

Husband: Thomas E. Hampton (m. 1988, div. 2006, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Jasmine
Son: Joshua
Boyfriend: Ronald H. Lipscomb (real estate developer, ex-)

    High School: Northwestern High School, Baltimore, MD
BA Childhood Education, Towson University (1976)
    University: MS Educational Management, Johns Hopkins University (1985)

    Mayor of Baltimore (17-Jan-2007 to 4-Feb-2010)
    Baltimore City Council 4th (1988-2007, as President, 2000-07)
    Baltimore Museum of Art Trustee (1999-)
    Perjury indicted 9-Jan-2009 (pled guilty)
    Theft two counts, indicted 9-Jan-2009
    Embezzlement indicted 9-Jan-2009 (found guilty)
    Misconduct In Office indicted 9-Jan-2009

    American Casino (2-May-2009) · Herself

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