Dawn Davis, President
Dawn Davis, PH. D, PHR, RCC currently serves as the 2018-2020 President of the Urban League of Greater Cleveland Young Professionals. Dr. Davis currently serves as the Director, Culture and Learning for The Mercy Health System in Lorain; where she utilizes her exemplary skills in executive development and facilitated intervention to grow the second largest employer in Ohio. Dr. Davis carries over 16 year’s experience dedicated to consulting senior management, strategizing and implementing human capital initiatives, managing national learning programs, and designing transformational performance management systems impacting Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 companies such as American Greetings, Target, Jo-Ann Stores, Inc, J.P. Morgan Chase, Key Bank. In addition, Dr. Davis contributed her diligent efforts locally through developing high-performing leaders with The MetroHealth System. This served as a key contribution to the organization being awarded the Northcoast 99 award for the last 2 years of her involvement.
Dr. Davis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Marketing from Clark Atlanta University. She also holds a Masters Degree in Human Resource Management, and a PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology through Capella University. Dawn currently holds the HRCI PHR certification for Human Resource Professionals, and is a Registered Corporate Coach (RCC) with the Worldwide Association of Business Coaches.
In her spare time, Dawn enjoys connecting with the small business community and providing consultative direction in human capital matters. Dawn is active in various community and professional organizations; being recognized as a 2014 Kaleidoscope Magazine’s 40/40 inductee. Dawn continues to provide guidance through living her motto, “Find a Way or Make One!”