Daeman Di Stefano serves as Chief Financial Officer and works closely with the Alliance’s Board leadership and senior management team to provide financial stewardship for the organization. Daeman is responsible for the accounting, financial management, and human resources functions. Since Daeman joined the Alliance in 2006, the budget and employee headcount increased substantially alongside growth of fundraising efforts and the redevelopment and expansion of park facilities.
Prior to joining RIPA, Daeman worked at a small non-profit organization located in Washington, DC doing community outreach. After college, he completed one year of service as an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer. Daeman earned a BA in Philosophy from Binghamton University and a MS in Accounting from Strayer University and is a Certified Management Accountant.