Dr. Davis has a science, business, and criminal justice background and has over twenty years of law enforcement experience with city, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. He graduated in the top 1 percent from Capella University and from Madonna University, graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan–Dearborn, and scored in the top 1 percent when troopers from his graduating class were assessed by the Indiana State Police. He has received the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Commissioner’s Award and the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Scholastic Award. He was nominated for the Ford Motor Company Electronics Division Worldwide Leadership Excellence Award when he introduced the electronic engine control module into the pleasure boat industry. Dr. Davis has filed for a patent for Table Top Police Scenes, authored several criminal justice textbooks, and conducted academic research.