Commission application number 268 submitted by ROGER DAVIS on 08/11/2020

First Name ROGER
Middle Name/Initial Craig
Last Name DAVIS
Voter Unique Identification number 1132979734
Ethnicity Black or African American
Gender Male
Age 55-64
Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Major Pursued Accounting
What is your occupation? Taxes and Insurance
Submitted Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78721
Verified Address
City Austin
State TX
Zip 78721
Do you have a spouse or domestic partner? Yes
Spouse/Domestic Partner First Name Stephanie
Spouse/Domestic Partner Middle Name/Initial Mirlene
Spouse/Domestic Partner Last Name Davis
Are you applying to be the student member of the commission? No
Have you been continuously registered to vote in the City of Austin for the last five years? Yes
Have you voted in 3 of the last 5 City of Austin general elections (or corresponding runoff if applicable)? Yes
Been appointed to a state or city office? No
Been elected to a state or city office? No
Been a candidate for a state or city office? No
Served as an officer, employee, or paid consultant of a political party? No
Served as an officer, employee, or paid consultant of the campaign committee of a candidate for elective state, county, or city office? No
Been a registered state or local lobbyist? No
A paid employee of the City of Austin? No
A person performing paid services under a professional services contract with the City of Austin? No
A person performing paid services under a professional or personal services contract to the City Council of the City of Austin or to any individual member of the City Council of the City of Austin? No
A controlling person of a person performing paid services under a professional or personal services contract to any member of the City Council of the City of Austin? No
Contribute or bundle one thousand dollars ($1,000) or more in aggregate to candidates for City of Austin elective office? No
Please describe your relevant analytical skills. I have trained accounting, taxation, and insurance analytical skills
Please describe your ability to be impartial. I have served on several boards (e.g. NABA, BPA, GABC, and Frameworks CDC) where impartial decisions must be made.
Please describe your appreciation for the City of Austin's diverse demographics and geography. Austin has been my home since 1987 where my wife and children enjoy living and experiencing its many great people, sites, and events.
Please provide your employment history. Work Experience 1/09 – Present H&R Block Tax Specialist, Austin, TX Services only provided annually between January 1st through April 15th 8/16 – 12/19 3M Communication Markets Division ICSA Certified CAMR Analyst, Austin, TX Duties: Distributor account management, order processing, & credit Outstanding service to major accounts such as Graybar and Power & Telephone Supply. Major contributor to enhancements LOOP success % and bCom site registrations 7/99 – 7/16 3M Electronics Materials Solutions Division ICSA Certified CAMR Analyst, Austin, TX Duties: OEM, CEM, & Distributor account management, order processing, & credit Outstanding service to major accounts such as Motorola and Arrow Electronics. Led and major contributor to enhancements and training of division’s Disty/3Mxpress quoting System for all distributors, training and setup for LOOP (i.e. EDI, Print To 3M) 1/87 – 6/99 3M Electronic Products Division, Accounting Associate, Austin, Texas Duties: Provide financial counsel and analyze, audit, and prepare appropriate reports forecasting and displaying actual financial position or trends. Business Units served were/are Components, Assemblies, Semiconductors, and Electronic Specialty Markets (ESM). Helped design division new improvement plan templates, set-up initial LESA cost structure on the company’s new Cost Allocation Transaction System (CATS), prepared division’s 1st Customer Tooling Policy, and helped redesign Semiconductor and IAS cost group structures to better analyze product family cost trends. 6/86 - 12/86 3M Home Products Division, Advanced Accountant, St. Paul, Minnesota Duties: Same as above. Products reviewed were Rescue, Buf-Puf, Scotch-Brite, etc
Please provide any other information you wish to be considered during the selection of the most qualified applicants for the Commission. Roger C. Davis is originally from Chicago, Illinois, but now lives in Austin, Texas since January, 1987. He is married with three children. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Florida A&M University in May, 1984. He retired after 35 years serving as an Accounting Analyst and Customer Account Management Representative with 3M in Austin, Texas. He currently serves as a Tax Specialist with H&R Block and Licensed Life, Health, Property, & Casualty Insurance Agent with Primerica. In addition, he currently serves as a National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Lifetime Member, Black Professional Alliance (BPA) Board Treasurer and a Founding Member, Greater Austin Black Chamber (GABC) Board Member, Austin Area Church of Christ Basketball League Commissioner, and Financial Fitness Greater Austin (FFGA) Adult Essay Contest Chair. He has also served in the past as NABA Western Region President, NABA Western Region Treasurer, NABA Austin Cen-Tex President, Financial Fitness Seminar (FFS) Chair, 3M Austin African American Network (AAN) Co-Chair, and 100 Club of Texas Finance Past Committee Member. He proudly serves as a Church of Christ at Eastside Care Group Leader, Bible Class Teacher, and member. He enjoys time with family, sports, movies, and serving the community.
How did you hear about redistricting/Applicant Review Panel? From family or friend
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Disclaimer Signature ROGER CRAIG DAVIS
District District 3
Does this application qualify? Yes