Our Staff

Franklin Davis

Director of Climate and Democracy Organizing

Franklin Davis is a proud native of Washington DC, and a graduate of The Ohio State University. He is a fan of all things DC or Ohio State sports. Go Bucks!  He is an avid outdoorsman, coach, athlete, seeker of knowledge, and self-described “policy nut”. He has a wide range of policy interests and is ecstatic to be able to work in the environmental justice space and combine some of his passions. Franklin is the Director of Climate and Democracy Organizing for the OEC, overseeing the Reynoldsburg Climate Campaign, as well as supporting the efforts of the Democracy and c(4) teams.

He is passionate about preserving the right to vote, and has spent over a decade actively working to defend that ideal. He is currently a Voting Location Manager for the Licking County Board of Elections. Franklin is an active member of his community. He currently coaches youth about 17 months a year, and is a member of various Central Ohio organizations including Central Ohio Young Black Democrats, Young Democrats, and the Columbus Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. He currently resides in Reynoldsburg, with his amazing wife Tenile, their children Christian, Franklin, Madison, and Kingston, as well as their dog, Buckeye.