March 03, 2015 12:29 PM ET

Commercial Services and Supplies

Company Overview of National Italian American Foundation

Company Overview

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) focuses on the preservation and protection of Italian American heritage and culture. It offers programs that help young Italian Americans with their education and careers; promote the appointment of Italian Americans in government; encourage the teaching of Italian language and culture in U.S. schools; and strengthen cultural and economic ties between Italy and the U.S. The NAIF was founded in 1975 and is based in Washington, District of Columbia.

1860 19th Street NW

Washington, DC 20009

United States

Founded in 1975





Key Executives for National Italian American Foundation

President and Director
Executive Vice President and Director
Executive Vice President of Fund Development and Director
Age: 68
Treasurer and Director
Age: 75
Chief Administrative Officer and National Executive Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

National Italian American Foundation Key Developments

National Italian American Foundation Announces Executive Appointments

Joseph V. Del Raso, a partner with Pepper Hamilton LLP, has been elected chairman of the National Italian American Foundation for a four-year term, 2013-2017. Del Raso has been a member of the NIAF Board of Directors since 1989, and he served as general counsel of NIAF from 1999 through 2005. He also served as executive vice president from 2005 to 2009 and the Foundation's most recent president from 2009 to 2013. He succeeds Jerry Colangelo, chairman of the USA Basketball Board of Directors and a partner of JDMD Investments LLC. Succeeding Del Raso as NIAF President will be John M. Viola, the Foundation's chief operating officer. Elected to the position, Viola is the first president in NIAF's history who is not elected from the Board. Del Raso and Viola are joined by four vice chairs: Gabriel A. Battista, former executive chairman of Talk America; Louis J. Freeh, former FBI director and chair of Pepper Hamilton LLP; Patricia de Stacy Harrison, president and CEO of the corporation of Public Broadcasting; and Salvatore M. Salibello, assurance partner at BDO USA LLP. Del Raso, a commercial lawyer, heads Pepper's Investment Management Practice Group and is a member of the board of the Freeh Group International Solutions LLC.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
VT Griffin Services, Inc. United States
National Signs, Ltd. United States
Dominant Design Group, LLC United States
Tile Works & More, Inc. United States
E3 Services and Solutions LLC United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

No transactions available in the past 12 months.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact National Italian American Foundation, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at