John F. Davis serves as the Executive Vice President of the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, a division of the Orlando Economic Partnership, and leads efforts for the Chamber’s almost 1,000 members across the seven-county region.
Prior to this appointment, Davis served as President and led the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida where he significantly expanded the Chamber’s membership by focusing on advocacy, collaboration, and training and development for business professionals.
In his past roles, Davis has served as the External Affairs Director for Florida’s Department of Children and Families, the Deputy Executive Director of Operations within the Republican Party of Florida, and the President of JFD Consulting Group, a political consulting agency he founded and led.
Davis is deeply involved in the Orlando community, where he lends his leadership talents to organizations including CareerSource Central Florida, Heart of Florida United Way, Chronic Homelessness Committee, Youth Advocate Programs, and most recently appointed by Florida’s Governor Rick Scott to the Commission on Community Service. Davis is also a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Florida State University Alumni Association and Southside Church of Christ.
John and his wife Felicia reside in the Metro-Orlando, Florida area.