Girls Leadership is thrilled to announce our new board member, Darolyn Davis!
Darolyn Davis, the founder and CEO of D&A Communications, is an award-winning communications professional with more than 35 years of experience developing communication strategies and public engagement initiatives. She oversees day-to-day management of the firm and serves as the visionary on many of the agency’s accounts. As the daughter of a news cameraman and a pioneering journalist, communications has been a large part of Darolyn’s life. At a very young age, she recognized the impact that words and visuals have on the world and developed a passion for storytelling. Naturally, she adopted a lifelong interest in media and communications.
Clients recognize Darolyn for her keen ability and experience in managing brand reputation, growing stakeholder engagement, increasing awareness, and shaping public perception.
Since 1996, D&A has provided integrated communications strategies, marketing, advertising, government relations, reputation management, public relations, community engagement, media relations and digital services to government agencies, corporations, and non-profit organizations.
Before founding Davis & Associates, Darolyn served as press secretary to then-California State Assembly Speaker Willie L. Brown, Jr. were she developed communication strategies for complex issues, crafting targeted messages, and coordinating countless public relations events.