Ben D’Elia is a Development Associate for Service Year Alliance. In this role, he assists the Development team with all of Service Year Alliance’s development efforts, including fundraising from foundations, corporations, and individuals. Prior to joining Service Year Alliance, Ben worked as a Political Sales Coordinator for an advertising company. Prior that position, Ben held Development internships at nonprofits and congressional internships on Capitol Hill.
Ben is originally from Bethesda, Maryland and graduated from American University in Washington, D.C. with his Bachelor of Science in Political Science. Having grown up in the area, Ben immediately took an interest in politics. In his spare time, you can find Ben somewhere outside biking, visiting museums, or enjoying live music at the 9:30 Club.