Rose Ann DiCola was named executive director of the CCAC Educational Foundation in June 2002. DiCola is responsible for developing and implementing the strategic direction of the foundation in support of CCAC's mission. Her duties include raising funds, managing assets and distributing resources in a way that maintains the college’s reputation for academic excellence, provides for comprehensive training programs and ensures accessibility to students.
DiCola has more than 15 years of experience and a solid reputation for developing and directing highly effective fundraising programs. Before accepting her position at CCAC, she held executive positions with a number of well-known nonprofit organizations, including Children’s Hospital, Ronald McDonald Children’s Charities and the Western Pennsylvania School for the Blind.