JD Davis

Vice President, Public Policy

  • JD Davis is Vice President, Public Policy for the Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI). He leads policy development, legislative and executive branch lobbying, and is lead advisor to the association’s political action committee.

    Before joining ABI, Davis served as the Director of Government Affairs for MidAmerican Energy, a Berkshire Hathaway company, for 22 years.

    Prior to his private sector work, Davis served as Chief of Staff to former Iowa House Speaker Ron Corbett (R-Cedar Rapids) and served on the first gubernatorial campaign of former Gov. Terry Branstad in 1982.

    An Iowa native, Davis graduated from the University of Iowa with degrees in Political Science and History.