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.
Charmil collaborates with the best of the best folks in PR, public health and advocacy, including Dr. Felicia Mebane and Libby Combs Productions. See the contact form below to get in touch with her for interviews or partnership opportunities.
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. Stay tuned for more information about her new efforts, including the Brooklyn-based Charmil Y. Davis Foundation for Colon Cancer Support and Prevention.
Also, inspired by the tragic death of her son Luther in April 2017, she is leading an effort to support African-American men dealing with mental health issues who “Aspire to Esquire.”