The American Red Cross has hired Vanessa Davis as director of operations for the central Indiana chapter. She previously served as a partner at Quarles & Brady LLP where she focused her legal practice on litigation and project management. Davis holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Public Affairs from Indiana University and a law degree from the Indiana University McKinney School of Law. She is a former Indiana Governor’s Fellow and has served as grants coordinator and legislative liaison for the Indiana Department of Homeland Security.