Shannon Freitas

Director of Finance & Operations

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Freitas is ICA’s director of finance and operations, a role in which she oversees fiscal operations, policies, and compliance; budget planning; endowment and gift funds; operational structures and procedures; information technology; space rentals; and human resources.

Prior to joining ICA, Freitas worked as a fund accountant for SEI Investments and as a business manager in the University of Pennsylvania’s Information Systems and Computing office. These roles provided experience in financial management and analysis as well as compliance and audit oversight, which are central to her current position at ICA.

Freitas holds a postbaccalaureate certificate for working professionals from Penn’s Wharton School of Business, with a concentration in human resource management, and a BS in business administration, with a major in finance and minor in computer information systems. She enjoys spending time with her loved ones, trying new recipes, exercising, traveling to new places, and playing board games.