I have the 4th most popular given name paired with the 6th most popular surname, according to the first decennial U.S. census published after I was born.  Extrapolating with rough math, around 1 out of every 8,000 U.S. men my age are named Mike Davis or over 100 in Chicago alone.

So which Mike Davis am I? 
  • Kentucky born and Chicago based, with jaunts in Tennessee, Virginia, New York and Wisconsin
  • Alumnus of Vanderbilt and Washington & Lee
  • Explorer, marked by desire to investigate and learn and with armchair interests in food festivals, college sports, locksport and arboriculture
  • Personality test snippets: Decisive, Driven, Direct, Analytical, Brings a creative spin to find solutions



My professional interests include policy, business strategy, startups, value investing, law and compliance. 

For the past 10 years, I’ve worked at the intersection of health and insurance.  I’ve been blessed to be part of a few incredible teams spanning operations and product development.  

This site is dedicated to my Projects.  If you are interested in connecting with me related to my employed position, please visit me on LinkedIn.

Travel & Photos

Remaining travel destinations in 2019: 
  • Olympic National Park (WA)
  • Quebec City (Can.)
  • National Blueberry Festival (MI)
  • Portland and Acadia National Park (ME)
Favorite photos I've taken in 2019: