As executive director of the Business Engagement Center, Wixom oversees the campus-wide strategy for corporate interactions at the University of Michigan. Wixom works as a direct liaison between the business community and the university, identifying corporate partnership opportunities and matching university assets to industry needs.
Before joining the BEC, Wixom was the national sales director for CFI Group, a customer and employee satisfaction research and consulting firm. Wixom is an alumna of U-M, where she received a bachelor's degree in general studies with a focus on business and communications. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber and is the co-chair of SPARK's Business Development Committee.