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VICTOR DE LA PAZ

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VICTOR DE LA PAZ

TITLE 

Chief Financial Officer

ORGANIZATION

Peace Corps

BIOGRAPHY

Victor De La Paz is the Chief Financial Officer for the Peace Corps. In this Presidential appointment, he is responsible for providing financial leadership to the country’s largest international volunteer service agency. Prior to Peace Corps, Victor served as CFO for Achievement First, New Haven Public Schools and Baltimore City Public schools, as well as various leadership roles at Hartford Public Schools.

A non-traditional education and government leader, he transitioned from corporate finance roles in the insurance and banking sector in 2008 through completion of the Broad Residency in Urban Education. Victor holds an MBA from the Darden School of Business and bachelor’s in history and political science from Rutgers College.