James Davis - Director, Administrative Services
Director Davis is a native Floridian with 35 years of experience with the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Florida A. & M. University, (1975). He is married and has two children.
He began his career at Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office in 1979 when he was hired as the Accounting Supervisor. He was promoted to Assistant Director, Department of Administrative Services in November 1999, and Director in July 2005. His professional career began at Indian River Community College where he was hired in 1975 as a Staff Accountant. He moved to Palm Beach County in 1977 and was hired as a Public Accounts Auditor with the State of Florida, Office of the Auditor General.
Director Davis provides executive level management of the agency's Administrative Services Department, which encompasses Accounting, Budget, Human Resources, Internal Controls, Labor, Purchasing, and Risk Management Units.