Anthony DeCocinis

Anthony DeCocinis
Chief Financial Officer



Anthony DeCocinis is the Chief Financial Officer at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA). He  is responsible for financial reporting, treasury management, budgeting and forecasting, risk management, capital planning, financial planning and analysis, and overseeing the Information Technology department. As the senior financial executive, he advises PAFA's president on all financial related matters to ensure that the institution is financially successful and able to leverage resources to achieve its artistic mission. Additionally, he works closely with the Finance, Investment, Audit, and Building Committees of the Board of Trustees.

DeCocinis brings more than 20 years of senior level financial management experience to PAFA, having worked in a variety of industries, where he was responsible for all facets of those organizations’ financial strategy, reporting, planning, and accounting. 

He holds a Bachelor of Sciences from La Salle University where he graduated with a dual major in Accounting and Finance. He also holds an MBA degree from Colorado State University. He is an associate member of the AICPA.