Governmental Affairs

The Department of Public Safety has three legislative liaisons: Susanna Davis, Alicia Davis and Justin Davis. 

Susanna Davis serves as legislative affairs director. She is a veteran employee of North Carolina government having worked in both the legislative and executive branches. Most recently, she served as the legislative liaison for the Office of State Human Resources. Davis has also worked in the Governor’s Office, North Carolina Community College System, and in multiple roles in the North Carolina General Assembly including serving as legislative assistant to Republican and Democratic members. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

Susanna Davis, Director
919-825-2717

Alicia Davis serves on the legislative affairs team. Davis worked in politics for a number of years prior to going to law school. She held several positions at various private law firms where she honed her advocacy, legislative affairs, and lobbying skills. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from North Carolina State University and a Juris Doctor from North Carolina Central University.

Alicia Davis, Legislative Liaison
919-825-2758

Justin Davis also serves on the NCDPS legislative affairs team, and brings with him over a decade of experience working in North Carolina state government. Most recently, he was an evaluator for the North Carolina General Assembly’s Program Evaluation Division. Prior to that, he served in various roles with the state’s departments of Public Safety and Justice. Mr. Davis holds a bachelor’s degree in criminology and Master of Public Administration degree, both from North Carolina State University.

Justin Davis, Legislative Liaison
919-436-3133