Fast Facts

  • Began skating at age 5.
  • Was diagnosed with dyslexia at age 8. Also has problems with depth perception.
  • Was in the National Honor Society in high school.
  • Grew up living 10 minutes away from future ice dancing partner Charlie White.
  • With White, became the first U.S. ice dancing team to win the World Championships, when they did so in 2011.
  • Won a silver medal at 2010 Olympics in Vancouver.
  • With White, became the first Americans to win ice-dancing gold at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
  • Davis and White train with their closest rivals, Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, in Michigan.
  • Her charity work includes volunteering with St. Jude Children's Hospital.


  • Cheryl Davis — Mother
  • Paul Davis — Father
  • Clayton Davis — Brother


  • Attends University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States


  • Birth Name: Meryl Davis
  • Birth Place: Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
  • Profession: Figure skater

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