Kathy Davis is an accomplished Senior Executive, Attorney, Entrepreneur, Board Member, and Thought Leader with more than 20 years of success. Leveraging extensive experience with compliance, regulations, and governance, Kathy is a valuable asset for companies seeking guidance on go-to-market strategies, regulatory issues, online marketing, and the processes involved in protecting intellectual property enabling the product/service to be profitable.
Her broad areas of expertise include trademark, licensing, negotiation, public speaking, innovation, communications, research, social media, policy analysis, conflict management, compliance, regulatory, governance, foreclosure, and the juvenile court system (foster care kids, social services).
In her current role as Owner of the small firm, KJD, she is responsible for providing advice and assistance to small business owners. Projects include the protection of intellectual property, business strategy and advice, contracts and negotiations, as well as creating succession planning and exit strategies. Concurrently, Kathy serves as a court-appointed counsel in the Juvenile Court of Chatham County.
In her previous position, Kathy led the acquisition of 700 parcels of land; closely managed every aspect in order to initiate development of the parcels; managed an internal team of 10 people, and an external team of over 100 consultants.
Kathy holds a Juris Doctor from the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis and a BA in Political Science from Indiana University Bloomington. She has served as a Board Member of the Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership and Advisory Board Member for Hendricks County Community Foundation. As a Thought Leader, Kathy’s work has been featured in domestic and international publications including Indy BizTV Shows, Amazon, and the Nolo Network.