Julia Davis joined Aflac in July 2013 as senior vice president; chief information officer. In her position, Julia oversees the day-to-day operations and the strategic initiatives of Aflac’s Information Technology Division. Before joining Aflac, she most recently served as chief information officer at American Safety Insurance (ASI).
Prior to her tenure at ASI, she served as chief information officer of the Equipment Finance Division for GE Capital Healthcare Financial Services and GE Capital Business Productivity Solutions. Additionally, she held IT leadership positions at GE Energy, Armstrong World Industries, Information Builders, Ogden Government Services and CRSS Services, Inc.
While at Aflac, Julia has been honored with several prestigious awards and recognitions, including Profiles in Diversity Journal’s 2015 Women Worth Watching award; Insurance Networking News’ 2015 Women in Insurance Leadership; the Stevie Awards Silver Medal for Female Executive of the Year; Evanta’s 2015 Top 10 Breakaway Leader Award; and named a finalist to the 2015 Georgia CIO of the Year award. In addition, Julia has been selected as one of Computerworld’s Premier 100 Technology Leaders for 2016.
Julia began her career in the U.S. Air Force as a software engineer and earned the rank of captain. She received a bachelor’s degree in engineering physics from Lehigh University and a master’s degree in system administration from St. Mary’s University.