2008-06-10

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Profile: DeCarol Davis

DeCarol Davis is the 2008 valedictorian of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy — the first black woman to graduate at the top of the class. Davis attended the Coast Guard Academy on a full academic scholarship and maintained a 3.96 grade point ratio; she majored in electrical engineering. She has been assigned to a Coast Guard unit in Staten Island, N.Y., where she will work in marine inspections.

She was also named a 2008 Women of Innovation by the Connecticut Technology Council.