Caroline Davis is a Fellow of CPA Ontario, and lives in Kingston, where she has been a member of the Board of Directors of the KFLA United Way, and also worked on their campaign cabinet.
She specializes in governance and financial management in the public sector and not-for-profit organizations, and is now a Distinguished Fellow in the School of Policy Studies at Queen’s University. She held the position of Vice-Principal (Finance and Administration) at Queen’s University from 2010 to 2017. In 2017 the Government of Canada appointed her as a director of the First Nations Financial Management Board, and in March 2019 renewed her term.
While living in Ottawa, she enjoyed a successful career in the federal public service, primarily in the field of financial management. Her last position in the government was Assistant Deputy Minister, Resolution and Individual Affairs at Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC), where she oversaw the implementation of the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement. She previously served as INAC’s chief financial officer for five years, helped with the implementation of the First Nations Fiscal Management Act, and also worked on First Nations land management and on comprehensive land claims in the north and the west of Canada.
Caroline was a director of the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa Carleton.