Erroll B. Davis, Jr. was Chancellor for the University System of Georgia. Prior to his educational leadership position, Davis was the Chairman of Alliant Energy Corp., Chief Executive Officer and also served as President. Prior to that, Davis was the Chairman of Interstate Power & Light Company, a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corp. Davis also served as the Superintendent of the Atlanta Public School District.
Davis is a Member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Advisory Board and the American Society of Corporate Executives, where he serves as the Chairman. Davis serves as a Member of the Boards of Trustees of the University of Chicago and Carnegie Mellon University and is a Life Member of Carnegie Mellon University. Davis also served on the University of Wisconsin System’s Board of Regents.
Davis holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago.