David Wieand joined the Foundation full time in January of 2016, but was previously an office intern while attending college at North Carolina State University. After graduating with degrees in Accounting and Business Administration, David worked in public accounting for one year, at which point he accepted a position with the Foundation as a Financial Accountant. David is primarily responsible for maintaining the accounting records for Research Triangle Foundation, one of its subsidiaries – Triangle Service Center and other affiliated organizations – Triangle Universities Center for Advanced Studies, Inc. and Durham-Wake Counties Research and Production Service District.
David has lived in the Raleigh area since he was 2 years old. While he loves everything North Carolina has to offer, he also enjoys traveling and experiencing new cultures. In his free time, you will most likely find David running and biking on the trails of Umstead State Park, perfecting his culinary and woodworking skills, engaging in new horticultural endeavors, or spending time with family.