Tom Davidson
Co-Founder & CEO, EverFi
Tom Davidson is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of EverFi, Inc. based in Washington, D.C. Since starting the company in 2008, he’s led EverFi from a startup in a Georgetown apartment to an organization with 3,300 partners and engagement with 20,000 K-12 schools and higher education institutions.
While a senior at Bowdoin College, Tom ran for the Maine House of Representatives and was elected in 1994. In his three terms there, he focused on key legislative areas including technology in schools, health care and economic development. As CEO, Tom has led two venture funding rounds that have raised over $60 million from Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, Twitter co-founder Evan Williams, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, New Enterprise Associates, Advance Publications, Rethink Education, and Allen and Company. He has also driven the development of strategic partnerships with the Financial Services Roundtable, the Mortgage Bankers Association and dozens of state banks associations. Aside from directing EverFi’s overall growth and development, Tom is a frequent speaker at global, national and state financial services and technology events.