Dr. Dianna Davis-Smith is an experienced financial executive who currently serves as President of Catholic College of Mandeville. With over 20 years of experience in financial management and compliance, she has a proven track
record of success in financial sector monitoring, rehabilitation, and regulation.
Dr. Davis-Smith has been involved in long term financial planning and strategic decision making within the local sector; her work includes the design and rollout of support organization for building societies and commercial bank delinquency/ compliance policies and procedures reframing. A key player in the financial sector rehabilitation, Dr. Davis-Smith demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and has lent her capabilities to other industries including the tourism sector.
An avid volunteer since her early years at Clarendon College, Dr. Davis-Smith is a member of the Council of Voluntary Social Services (CVSS) currently serving as Chair of the their Nomination and Membership committee.
Dr. Davis-Smith recently completed tenure as Country Lead for our local Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E)
practitioners (JaVOPE) and has lent her skills as editor of a series of newsletters published by an international M&E body.
Dr. Davis-Smith earned her Doctorate in 2010 following a Master’s in Business Administration from Nova
Southeastern University, she is the proud mother of two children David and Danalee. Dr. Dianna confesses to being ready in any scenario to talk about emotional intelligence and its relevance to all aspects of ones personal and professional life.