Jack Davies was the founder and president of AOL International and now serves on the board of directors of Scholastic, the global children’s publishing and media company. Prior to joining AOL in 1993, Mr. Davies was managing director of Citicorp’s London-based consumer mortgage business after serving as vice president, Europe, for RCA Records. He began his career at General Electric where he held numerous senior consumer marketing positions. Mr. Davies earned an MBA in marketing (1973) and a bachelor’s degree in political science (1972) from the University of Rochester.
Active in philanthropy in the D.C. area, Mr. Davies serves on a number of boards, including the Board and Executive Committee of Venture Philanthropy Partners. In addition he is on the board of See Forever Foundation, CharityWorks, Teach For America – DC Region and The Economic Club of Washington, D.C.