Mikael L. Davis, the Director of Student Support Services at Hampton University, has built a career optimizing student achievement as an instructional leader, athletic coach, and K-12 and university administrator. In 2006, Kimberly Davis built a custom database called "the TeachersBox" to help him analyze achievement data. In 2008, Mikael launched TeachersBox LLC. Today, Mikael is an is an experienced grant writer who has drafted successful proposals to increase financial literacy and to reduce sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking on campus. He was recently awarded a $1.5 million continuation grant to fund the Student Support Services program through August 2021.