Daniella Piper

Daniella Piper

Daniella Piper

Chief of Staff and VP Digital Transformation Office

Daniella Piper is the Chief of Staff to the President and CEO and Vice President of the Digital Transformation Office at the New York Power Authority (NYPA), the largest state electric utility in the nation, where she governs and coordinates innovation and performance improvement.

Daniella started her career with NYPA in 2007 as an Electrical Engineer. She later worked in Technical Compliance on the development of NYPA’s Reliability Standards and Compliance Program and was the project manager for two of NYPA’s largest initiatives—the Transmission Life Extension and Modernization Program and the Marcy South Series Compensation Project. 

Piper is a licensed professional engineer in New York State and holds a Bachelor of Engineering in electrical engineering from City College of New York, Master of Science in electrical engineering from New York University, and Master of Engineering construction management from Manhattan College. Piper has been a member of IEEE since 2005. In her spare time, she is a mentor in the Workplace Culture Coaching Program, of the Westchester Community College.