Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Amy Davison joined the State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service in 2007. She has led security teams at the U.S. Embassy in Algiers, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, and the U.S. Consulate General in Munich, where she oversaw security for both the Munich Security Conference and International Syrian Support Group talks. Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Davison has institutionalized anti-terrorism programs, led anti-terrorism operations, and led the Diplomatic Security Service’s Overseas Criminal Investigations (OCI) program which operates across 108 U.S. missions in 77 countries. She joined the U.S. Embassy in Zagreb in summer of 2020 as the mission’s regional security officer.
Davison is the recipient of eight State Department meritorious and superior honor awards, and she was a finalist for the Women in Federal Law Enforcement Foundation and the State Department’s One Team award. She received her bachelor’s degree in liberal arts from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.