Daphna Schwartz received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Maryland at College Park and an MBA from Elon University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant, as well as a North Carolina Certified Finance Officer.
Ms. Schwartz was employed at the third largest school district in North Carolina, Guilford County Schools, for seven years. Five of those years were in the role of Assistant Finance Officer. She has been the Finance Director for the Town of Hillsborough since 2017.