Denise Davis-Cotton, Ed.D.
Director, Florida Center for Partnerships for Arts-Integrated Teaching
University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee
Dr. Davis-Cotton is the Director of the Florida Center for Partnerships for Arts-Integrated Teaching (PAInT Center) at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. She is a Milken Foundation internationally-recognized educator, a National Past President and active Board member of Arts Schools Network. She was the Founder and First Principal of the Detroit School of Arts. Dr. Davis-Cotton has established a reputation as a community/civic leader for comprehensive culturally-relevant arts-integrated education.