DeAnn Davis's educational career has spanned 44 years in four states. She has enjoyed working as a teacher, coordinator of Gifted Programs, assistant principal and principal. Davis has been recognized as Oklahoma Administrator of the Year and a National Distinguished Principal. She states that her greatest privilege is serving on the Great Expectations Board of Directors for the past twelve years. She retired in June 2013 as the Executive Director of Elementary Schools in Oklahoma City Public Schools where she says the challenges are many and the rewards are great. DeAnn is most proud that Great Expectations is helping to mold the lives of thousands of children in Oklahoma City.