POSTPONED - Coffee with Superintendent Addison Davis
Join the South Tampa Chamber and Addison Davis, Superintendent of Schools for Hillsborough County Public Schools, for an update on the reopening of public schools.
Addison Davis is the Superintendent of Schools for Hillsborough County Public Schools where he took office in March 2020. He believes in putting students' best interests at the heart of all decision-making, goal-based management, and building a school system that embraces the entire community.
Addison Davis' experience in transforming schools has resulted in increased student achievement in large urban and mid-size suburban Florida school districts. Before arriving in Hillsborough County, he served as the Superintendent of Schools for Clay County. Under his leadership the Clay County School District had dramatic improvements across all performance metrics. Additionally, Clay County's graduation rate rose 6.4 percentage points, improving from 20th in the state to 8th.
Prior to his responsibilities as Superintendent of Schools in Clay County, he was the Chief of Schools for the Duval County Public School System which is the nation's 20th largest school district serving over 120,000 students. He worked for Duval County Schools for eighteen years, starting as a teacher, moving to an Assistant Principal, Principal, Executive Director of Turnaround, Middle School Cluster Chief, and Region Superintendent.
In December of 2019, Addison Davis was named the Sunshine State Public Relations Association's 2019 Superintendent Communicator of the Year. Within his first year in Clay County, he was named a 2017-2018 Superintendent to Watch by the National School Public Relations Association. This award recognizes superintendents for their dynamic, fast-paced leadership and strong communication skills.
Addison Davis was born and raised in northeast Florida and has a master's degree in Educational Leadership from Jacksonville University. He and his lovely wife Natalie have two daughters, Madisyn and Kaitlyn.
POSTPONED - Coffee with Superintenden...
Date and Time
Friday Oct 30, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Bryan Glazer Family JCC
522 N. Howard Ave.
Due to CDC guidelines for event capacity, registration is required for thi event. We will not be able to accommodate walk- ins for any reason.
This event is open to all South Tampa Chamber members. There is no fee to participate.
In compliance with current mandates in Hillsborough County, and following the safety protocols offered by our event venue, the following will be required for all guests - no exceptions.
Pre-registration is required. Walk-ins will NOT be accepted for any reason.
All attendees are required to wear a facial covering when entering the venue.
Hand sanitizer will be provided and restrooms are located nearby for hand washing.
On the day of the event if you are not feeling well, or if you have recently been exposed to someone who may have COVID-19, we kindly ask that you do not attend.