|Service:||United States Army|
|Awards:||Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Combat Infantrymanís Badge, Ranger Tab|
Dixon M. Gunther
Dixon M. Gunther is a retired United States Army Colonel, who culminated his 25 year career as an Infantry officer in JUL 2012. Dixon is a decorated combat veteran whose assignments included service in the 1st Cavalry Division, 2nd, 6th, and 25th Infantry Divisions, and the 101st Airborne Division, along with various TRADOC, International Exchange Officer, and Joint assignments.
His awards include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star (second award), Combat Infantryman’s Badge (second award), and the coveted Ranger Tab. He holds a Master of Science degree in Adult, Occupational, and Continuing Education from Kansas State University. Dixon is also a musician, outdoorsman, as well as a certified NRA Rifle and Shotgun Instructor, and an avid competitive shooter. Dixon is married to the former Katie McSheffrey. They have two sons and a daughter, and currently reside in Kansas City, Missouri.