Mike Davis is the Director of the Alexia Foundation for Photography. He has twice been recognized as the “Newspaper Picture Editor of the Year”, and was the photography editor for multiple stories at National Geographic magazine. Davis has had previous experience judging photography competitions, ranging from regional, national, to international events. In addition, he has judged three “Pictures of the Year International” (POYi) contests. Moreover, Davis has delivered speeches at various universities and photography conferences. He obtained his Master of Arts degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Photographer, United States