Jonathan G. Davis '75

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Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Davis Companies
Elected 2000

Jonathan Davis is the founder and chief executive officer of The Davis Companies, one of the premier real estate investment, development and management firms in the Northeast United States. He has more than 38 years of real estate management and development experience.

Davis is actively involved with numerous business and civic organizations in the Boston area and was the 2008 president of the Massachusetts Chapter of NAIOP and the 2009 board chair. Davis has received numerous awards, among them New England Entrepreneur of the Year in the real estate and construction category from Ernst and Young; the "Leader in Philanthropy" award from Association of Fundraising Professionals; and the Distinguished Real Estate award from NAIOP.

Davis has also been involved as a leader on the Boards of Directors and the Executive Committees of several nonprofits including The Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston.

Jonathan received his B.A. at Brandeis University.