Kiara Davis is a spring 2021 graduate from the Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications at Hampton University with a major in strategic communications and a minor in marketing.
Kiara earned a spot in the competitive Broom Student Fellows program in the Glen M. Broom Center for Professional Development in Public Relations. The program was designed for students who have grit and are taking initiative even before they enter the field. As a fellow, she hopes to acquire new connections, discover new trends and practices within the industry, and positively impact her community by embodying a successful woman of color in the profession.
During her time at Hampton University, Davis held the position of campus correspondent in the Hampton University chapter of Her Campus. She was a public relations and marketing team member on the Hampton University Homecoming Committee. Outside of obtaining leadership positions, she is an accomplished student with many achievements including the 2019 Blogger of the Year, being a 2020 LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship recipient and remaining a Dean’s List student since the beginning of her collegiate career in August 2017.
Currently, Davis is a public relations and social media intern at J Public Relations, an international luxury hospitality, travel and lifestyle agency. Within her internship she applies her knowledge of public relations as she aids her team by drafting press materials, tracking media and conducting research. Davis plans to attend graduate school in fall 2021 to obtain her master’s degree in public relations and advertising to continuously further her education and expertise within the field. Taking every chance to advance her professional development, Davis is thrilled to be a part of the Broom Student Fellows program and to do so alongside her fellow Broomies.Faculty Main Page