Jerry Davoli, Ph.D.

Jerry Davoli, PhD, MPH, CHES is Professor Emeritus with California State University, Fresno, Department of Health Science and is the Principal Behaviorist for the Minerva Group, Inc.  Dr. Davoli has over 30 years of experience in health education, organizational development, leadership training, and program evaluation.  He has worked in both the public and private sector.

Dr. Davoli has written and presented on a number of public health issues such as leadership skills training seminars, organizational and community development, group dynamics, building collaborative partnerships, school health education curriculum development, as well as alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment.

Jerry has consulted on health behavior change program development, implementation and evaluation with national organizations such as the American Cancer Society, Big Brothers / Big Sisters, National Conference of State Legislatures, National PTA, and the United State Public Health Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Dr. Davoli earned his PhD from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, School of Public Health. He earned his MPH from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health and his undergraduate degree in Social Welfare from California State University, Long Beach.