Michael G. Davis
Mayor, City of Dunwoody, Georgia
For the past 22 years Dunwoody Mayor Michael Davis and his family have called Dunwoody home. While he was born and raised in the northeast, he has adapted well to the South and is extremely proud of his three year old City. He was elected Mayor by the residents of Dunwoody in 2011 and ran on a platform of creating and running small, efficient and responsible local government. Based on more than thirty years of experience leading and managing businesses of varying sizes, Mayor Davis promotes a strong foundation of city governance and a balanced approach to growth and development.
His previous experience in the business world includes his role of President of My Georgia Doctor, Inc., a position which he recently relinquished in order to run for Mayor of Dunwoody. He also worked with Johnson Financial Group where he was responsible for promoting, marketing and sales for various life insurance and 401k packages primarily targeted at small businesses. In addition he was a sales executive at Vulcan Performance Chemical and has more than 25 years of sales experience in the Chemical industry.
Mike has been married to his wife Mary Pat Davis for more than 19 years and is the father of four girls, two daughters and two step daughters, all of which are graduates of St Jude and St. Pius. He was previously president of the Mill Glen Swim and Tennis club and the past Chairman of the Mill Glen Building committee which was responsible for building, financing and completing the group's new clubhouse. His political experience runs deep as he served as the campaign manager for the city council campaigns for Denny Shortal and also State Representative Tom Taylor.
Mike has always been an active community participant and volunteer serving on the Board of Directors at Murphey Candler Girls Softball Association and he has coached 19 girls softball and basketball teams over the years. He is a sports enthusiast and was an ALTA tennis coordinator and team captain and has run the Peachtree road race 17 times. In his downtime, Mike enjoys cooking and was the recipient of the 2010 Chili Cook off award at the Dunwoody Music Festival.