Candidate Statement

Jody Davenport

Jody Davenport is an accomplished and highly skilled registered nurse. Jody has a reputation for being a respected and well regarded clinician who cares deeply about the patients in her care. Serving in her role as a committee member of the Doctors Hospital of Sarasota Professional Practices Committee, Jody is a staunch advocate for ensuring therapeutic and effective patient care. Jody believes the chief responsibility of Sarasota Memorial Hospital is to ensure the optimal level of patient care while providing a safe and comfortable environment for all patients and their families.

Jody’s experience as a veteran healthcare professional, as well as her extensive knowledge in the area of patient care and safety would make her an excellent addition to the Sarasota County Public Hospital Board.

Born in Valparaiso, IN, Jody has adopted Sarasota as her new home. She has been married for 25 years and is the mother of two.