Davis is a Kentucky native and graduate of the University of Louisville with a Masters in Public Administration. He studied abroad at the London School of Economics & Political Science and completed internships in Parliament and the White House. Over the last twenty years he has served on various community boards and assisted in charitable fundraising campaigns for the March of Dimes and the University of Louisville. His work with Owsley Brown Frazier solidified his passion for corporate philanthropy leading him back to his alma mater where he assisted in raising more than $50 million for the University. He is the recipient of the first Nfocus New Faces of Philanthropy award. He started JP Davis Partners in the winter of 2021 with The onePULSE Foundation as the inaugural client. JP Davis Partners is collaboratively leading the $100 million dollar capital campaign to create a sanctuary of hope following the tragic 2016 mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida.