Richard Clay Dixon is an American politician of the Ohio Democratic party. He served as a city commissioner of Dayton, Ohio, and as the city's mayor. He was the second African-American person to serve as mayor of Dayton. He currently works with the Miami Valley Organizing Collaborative.
Miami Valley Organizing Collaborative is a grassroots action organization committed to improving the quality of life for workers and families in our communities across the Miami Valley. They strive to create positive change in our neighborhoods and communities through collective action. They aim to engage local leaders to be active in the political process on the local, state and regional level. They recognize that collaboration is critical to making our communities stronger. They will work to bring diverse organizations together to communicate, mobilize and organize around important issues and support partner organizations. They recognize and respect each organization in this coalition, and that each operates under their own set of values, beliefs, regulations and policies.