President and ceo
As President and CEO of FINANTA, Dan is focused on advancing our mission by building and maintaining vital relationships with corporate, government, and philanthropic partners in our targeted communities. He assumed the leadership role when FINANTA combined with Community First Fund, another regional CDFI where Dan has served as President and CEO since 1999. Dan currently serves on the board of directors for the Greater Philadelphia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Partners for the Common Good and the Santander Community Advisory Board, among others. He also serves on the New Market Tax Credit Advisory Board for the Reinvestment Fund and the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Economic and Community Advisory Council. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Millersville University.
Assistant Vice President
Frederick joined FINANTA in 2008 with more than 30 years of experience in international small business development, residential mortgage lending, and consulting. As AVP of Lending, Frederick manages mortgage lending functions targeting first-time homebuyers and provides credit-building services and homeownership counseling to individuals and families preparing to become homeowners. In his prior role as a consultant, Frederick led projects involving first-time technology deployment, key personnel training, market analysis, product implementation, and sales training. Originally from Puerto Rico, Frederick holds a Bachelor of Biology from the University of Puerto Rico.
AVP of Accounting
Pitou joined FINANTA in 2013, bringing over several years of nonprofit accounting experience. As AVP of Accounting, he oversees FINANTA’s loan servicing and accounting functions, and the maintenance of all FINANTA real estate. Originally from Cambodia, Pitou holds a Bachelor in Management from University of Mangement, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, a Bachelor in International Business from Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA, and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting from Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA.
Vice President of I.T.
Peter joined FINANTA in 2009, bringing over 35 years of experience in information technology. Prior to FINANTA, Peter provided IT consulting services to individuals, businesses, nonprofits, and law enforcement agencies. As FINANTA’s VP of IT, Peter manages FINANTA’s technology, including internet security and database processing. Peter graduated from Edison School Academy of Applied Science and has and accelerated Degree in Computer Science from the Computer Learning Center, Philadelphia, PA.