Employee Spotlight: Anthony DiBona

At DAA we are overflowing with exceptional employees and each month we like to choose one to highlight. Check back on the first Monday of every month to see who’s in the spotlight!

Anthony DiBona, PLS

Title: Senior Survey Project Leader

Division: Survey

Alma Mater: Morrisville SUNY

Hometown: Hopewell Junction, NY

Birthday: April 29


What 3 words would you use to describe working at DAA?

Fun, challenging, and exciting


Favorite thing about working at DAA?

The people


In your experience here, is there a project that really stands out/was your favorite/was challenging?

I did my first scan job with Bob Bonk. We scanned our 5th president’s tomb for a restoration process. We actually had to unlock the gate and set the scanner on the top of the tomb to collect data for the inside.

Anthony with coworkers Lee White and Walt Ingram

Anthony at President James Monroe’s Tomb














Favorite quote or words of wisdom?  

“The Pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow”


Favorite sports team? 

Carolina Panthers, Carolina Hurricanes, and NY Jets

Anthony and his wife Annette at a Panthers game














What TV show, movie, or book are you obsessed with right now?

The Walking Dead and American Sniper (the book)


What was the first concert you ever attended? 

Def Leppard and Europe


Is there something you do or like that would surprise people?  

I play Ice Hockey and I play Saxophone and keyboards in several bands. I used to train special ops dogs and police dogs for the NYC police department. I had my own dog training business called “Obedient K-9” just before I started working for Draper Aden in 1999.

Playing the Saxaphone

Anthony and his dog Vincenzo