Charmil Y. Davis
journalist | producer | community advocate
Charmil Y. Davis is an award-winning, multi-media journalist and New Jersey native who started her broadcasting career in 2002. From the press corps for the New Jersey Statehouse and the White House, she has landed numerous high profile interviews, including with President Barack Obama (shown with Charmil), Governor Chris Christie (NJ) and New Jersey’s very first African-American woman speaker of the General Assembly, Sheila Y. Oliver. She has also hosted and produced local radio shows with Newark, NJ’s Former Mayor Cory Booker and Plainfield, NJ’s Former Major Al McWilliams. Charmil also reports on sports, including a recent focus on the Big East.
Inspired by her own experience, Charmil has recently turned her personal attention to violence and its prevention. She spent a year working with Shalga Hightower, the mother of one of the victims of the Newark Schoolyard Slayings, and is partnering with Dr. Felicia E. Mebane to give voice to people affected by violence. Learn More.
Charmil’s current battle is with colon cancer AND Lynch Syndrome. At a young age, she joins the millions of people in and out of the hospital for chemo treatments and dealing with how it makes her feel.
Still, she takes time to raise funds and awareness in support of colon cancer care. Join her and the Brooklyn Nets Foundation at the Brooklyn Net’s December 7th game with the
Denver Nuggets to support this cause!
To buy game tickets:
For more ticket info,
contact Mr. Mike Hollis with the Brooklyn Nets (718) 942-9611.
ALSO JOIN US FOR THE PRE GAME PARTY!