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), US Congressman Charles Rangel (NY) 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.
Journalist | Producer