Andrea King-Chang, the President & CEO of King Davis Electric & King Davis Contracting, stands as proof of leadership, breaking down barriers, and fostering diversity in traditionally male-dominated fields. Andrea’s journey reflects a remarkable trajectory of success, dedication to excellence, and a commitment to positive change from her early career as a Real Estate Agent to becoming a licensed journeyman electrician.
Under Andrea’s dynamic leadership, King Davis Electric has become synonymous with dedication in providing electrical services, setting new benchmarks in quality and reliability. Simultaneously, in the construction services sector, King Davis Contracting, led by Andrea’s hands-on approach, continues to redefine success by establishing new standards for quality and reliability.
“Diversity is crucial for innovation and excellence. As a leader, I am committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every voice, regardless of background, contributes to our shared success,” says Andrea King-Chang.
Earning Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certifications for both companies in November 2020, Andrea has not only led them as business entities but has become a living proof of the strength and capability of women entrepreneurs. Her dedication to breaking down barriers and fostering diversity is evident in her leadership roles, including President of the Union Women Minority Contractors Association (UWMCA) and memberships in organizations such as the Maryland Black Business Chambers of Commerce and the Prince George’s Chamber of Commerce.
Andrea’s journey is not confined to the boardroom; she actively champions diversity and inclusion within the construction sector through her role at UWMCA. Her commitment extends further as the founder of the Yvonne Castle Foundation, a philanthropic endeavor focused on uplifting communities by providing school supplies and scholarships to disadvantaged children and youth.
“Beyond the boardroom, success is measured not only by profits but by the positive impact we make on communities. Through the Yvonne Castle Foundation, we aim to provide not just school supplies but the promise of a brighter future for disadvantaged children because every child deserves the opportunity to dream and succeed,” affirms Andrea King-Chang.
Andrea’s dedication to positive change goes beyond corporate success. She actively fosters a workplace culture at King Davis Electric & King Davis Contracting that values and promotes diversity. The composition of her team reflects a commitment to gender equality, where talented women contribute significantly to the company’s success.
As a leader in the construction sector, Andrea engages with industry stakeholders to advocate for policies that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through speaking engagements, workshops, and collaborative initiatives, she actively works to reshape industry norms, creating an environment where every individual, regardless of gender or background, has the opportunity to thrive.
King Davis Electric & King Davis Contracting, led by CEO Andrea King-Chang, are driving forces in the electrical and construction sectors, redefining standards with a commitment to diversity, excellence, and community upliftment.