Florence A. Davis
Director and President
Florence A. Davis has served as President and a member of the Board of Directors of The Starr Foundation since March 1999. A graduate of Wellesley College (highest honors, Phi Beta Kappa) and New York University School of Law (Root-Tilden Scholar), she began her legal career in private practice with Sullivan & Cromwell in 1979. From 1986-1995, Ms. Davis served in a number of positions at Morgan Stanley & Co., Incorporated, where she rose to become a Principal and Director of Worldwide Regulatory Affairs. From 1995-1999, Ms. Davis was Vice President and General Counsel of American International Group, Inc. ("AIG"). She is retired from the practice of law.
Ms. Davis is a trustee of the New York University School of Law and serves as Vice Chairman of the board, and a member of the Board of Trustees of the New York Botanical Garden, where she serves as Chairman of the Audit Committee of the board. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the advisory board of the Newman’s Own Foundation, and the Dean’s Advisory Council at Weill Cornell Medicine.