Lucy Davidson is Manager, Programs at the U.S Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education and Workforce (CEW) – the nonprofit, nonpartisan, 501(c) 3 program dedicated to strengthening the nation’s educational standards and the quality of its workforce. Davidson contributes to the development, management, and implementation for pre-K-12 programs in support of the CEW’s mission and objectives.
Prior to joining the Chamber, Davidson worked for the Australian Government where she drove reforms in education, employment, and disability services. In her position at the Department of Education and Employment, she was responsible for developing and implementing programs that improved outcomes for disadvantaged students in K-12 by increasing accountability and choice. Davidson made a key contribution to the design and implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Davidson previously worked for the Department of Defence at the Australian Embassy in Washington, D.C.
Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Davidson received her Bachelor of Arts (International Relations) from La Trobe University and is presently completing her Juris Doctor at the Australian National University.