Caroline F. Davis
Fri, May 20, 2016
President, Keller Enterprises
Caroline Davis is an experienced family business executive who works actively in the areas of investments, corporate governance, and philanthropy. In 2015, she was named President of Keller Enterprises, LLC, a family office that manages a portfolio of early-‐ stage investments, agricultural enterprises, and philanthropic initiatives. Among Keller Enterprises’ holdings is Inglewood Farm, the largest certified organic farm in the state of Louisiana, and one of the largest in the southeast.
As President, Caroline works with her colleagues and the Board to oversee current investments, evaluate new business opportunities, and leads the company’s “Good Food” philanthropic efforts, focused on promoting nutrition and healthy eating in Central Louisiana. As part of this work, she serves on the Finance and Community Advisory Committees of the Good Food Project, a community gardening and education program launched in 2011 with the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. She also serves on the Board of the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance, which runs an important local foods initiative focused on the agricultural economy of the region. Prior to being named President, Caroline was a Principal on the Keller management team, and previously served on the Board of Directors from 2008-‐2013, during which she was both the Board Secretary and the chair of the Governance Committee.
Earlier in her career, Caroline was a policy aide in the Ohio Senate, a development and external relations manager at the Brookings Institution, and a development manager with Capitol Hill Group Ministry, an organization providing aid and services to homeless and low-‐income families in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, DC.
Caroline is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, and holds a Master’s degree in Sociology from Ohio State University. She lives in Washington with her husband and two daughters, and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Sheridan School. Away from work, she is an avid reader, an intrepid walker, a student of yoga, and a baker of cookies.