Leadership Team

Alice Singdahlsen

Chief Financial and Operating Officer

Alice Singdahlsen is an accomplished professional with financial and operational experience in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. Alice currently serves as RIF’s Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for overseeing all accounting, compliance, and operational activities of the organization while also providing input and guidance on strategic financial, operational, and governance matters.

Prior to joining RIF, Alice was the first-ever CFO at The Common Application where she was instrumental in bringing the accounting operations in-house and building the infrastructure necessary to support the financial and operational activities of the organization. Prior to that, Alice was CFO/COO for The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.

Before entering the non-profit sector, Alice held positions within finance and accounting in both the private and public sectors within a variety of industries including media, software development, banking, and public accounting.

Alice graduated Cum Laude from the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond and is a licensed CPA. She is on the Board of Trustees for Trinity Washington University where she also serves on the Finance Committee and is Chair of the Audit Committee, a member of the Board and Finance Committee of the Children’s Chorus of Washington where she also serves as Co-Chair of the Parent Council, and she is a member of the Audit Committee of Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church.


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