Nina Zanella joined the Deering Estate Foundation team in August 2019. A native Rhode Islander, she attended the University of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island School of Design. Nina comes to the foundation with over 25 years of experience in the non-profit sector as a Director of Development and Marketing. Her accomplishments include successful [...]
Michelle Streit originally from Kansas has been with the Foundation for over 8 years now. She is the driving force behind the Deering Estate Foundation’s signature events including Wine on Harvest Moon and Deering Seafood Festival. Michelle can be reached at phone extension 253.
Dee Diaz is originally from Michigan and is now a Floridian for life. She has over 8 years of experience in Fundraising and Events in South Florida. She currently assists in all areas with the Deering Estate Foundation. Dee can be reached at phone extension 272.
Bob Ryan, CPA, joined the foundation in May 2017. As part-time bookkeeper, he handles all of the accounting needs of the Deering Estate Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, Bob has served many community organizations in different capacities, including as CFO of the Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida and Controller of the Deering Bay Yacht [...]