Board of Education
Eric C. Davis
Eric C. Davis, District 5
Davis was elected to the Board of Education in 2009 to represent District 5 and served as chair from 2009 to 2011. He graduated 9th in the Class of 1983 from the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. He served as an Airborne Ranger combat engineer officer in the US Army and is a professional engineer in North Carolina. Davis currently serves as an at-large member of the NC State Board of Education, the Kenan Fellows Program Board, and the Anne Springs Close Greenway Board of Managers. He has served as chair of the City of Charlotte Privatization/Competition Advisory Committee and the CMS Bond Oversight Committee, and as a member of the US Green Building Advisory Council Charlotte Chapter, the CMS Superintendent’s Standards Review Committee and the Community Link Strategic Planning Committee. Davis is a Charlotte native who attended CMS and Lincoln County schools and with his wife, Adrienne, has two daughters both of whom attended CMS schools. His salary for serving on the Board is $1,075.88 per month.