Malia Davis


Director of Nursing Services and Clinical Team Development, Clinica Family Health, Lafayette, CO

Malia Davis  is the Director of Nursing Services and Clinical Team Development at Clinical Family Health.  Malia has practiced in community health and healthcare for the homeless clinics for 14 years. Malia was selected as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellow for the years 2014-2017. Malia has a deep appreciation and commitment to work in under served areas in primary care that support inter-professional practice and nurse leadership, especially regarding innovations in care delivery.  Prior to her nursing career, Malia worked for the Colorado Outward Bound School as a wilderness instructor and course director for six years, where she discovered her deep interest in the human capacity to overcome adversity and challenge in order to heal, strengthen and change. Malia completed her undergraduate degree in Sociology and Women's Studies at The Colorado College. She earned her master's degree in nursing at Yale School of Nursing in 2002.  Malia received a  Yale School of Nursing distinguished Alumnae award in 2014. Malia lives in Denver, Colorado with her husband and 2 young sons.