Our Team

While technology is great, it can’t replace the human touch. At DeCamilla Capital we are committed to providing the best possible customer service. Whether you are an existing or prospective client we want to give you the opportunity to get to know us a little better.


David D. DeCamilla

President, Chief Investment Officer

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Dave DeCamilla is co-founder and President and Chief Investment Officer of DeCamilla Capital Management. Prior to DeCamilla Capital, he was an account executive with Dean Witter (merged with Morgan Stanley) and a vice president of investments at Kidder Peabody (acquired by UBS). In addition to his 30 plus years of investment management experience, Dave serves as Chairman, Sacramento Employee Pension Fund and is a member of the Capital Public Radio Endowment Board. For more than a decade he hosted a local daily financial commentary/report show on public radio station KXJZ in Sacramento. A distinguished football player, Dave was inducted into the University of South Carolina Athletics Hall of Fame in 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of South Carolina and a Master of Arts in Labor and Industrial Relations from Michigan State University. He registered with the State of California as an Investment Adviser Representitive (IAR). Dave's Form ADV Part 2B



Ronald J. Petroff

Senior Financial Investment Officer

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Ron Petroff is a Senior Financial Investment Officer for DeCamilla Capital Management. Prior to DeCamilla Capital, he was an investment consultant with Golden 1 Credit Union, one of California’s largest credit unions, where he managed retirement accounts and was a top wealth management producer. Ron served as Vice President of Investments for financial services firm Morgan Stanley in Northern California for nearly 20 years with financial responsibility for managing $65 million in investment capital. Ron’s more than 30-year financial services career also includes executive investment management and consulting roles with the brokerage firm TD Ameritrade and the Commonwealth Financial Network. Ron has extensive knowledge of the investment process, and provides investment counsel to individuals and corporate clients. He is a resistered Investment Adviser Representative (IAR) and licensed in insurance with the State of California. Ron holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.


Tigh M. Rickman

Senior Investment Strategist

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Tigh Rickman is the Senior Investment Strategist for DeCamilla Capital Management and is an Investment Adviser Representative (IAR) registered with the State of California. He works with individual accounts, family trusts, non-profit endowments and specializes in individual and employer-sponsored retirement plans, utilizing extensive reseach to help each of these clients reach their individual goals. He is a member of the Board of Directors at 916 Ink, a Sacramento based non-profit, where he serves as Treasurer. Prior to joining DeCamilla Capital in 2017 Tigh served in various management and business development roles with The Boston Beer Company including District Manager. He holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from The University of Southern Maine and a Bachelor of Arts in Humanities from Bradford College. Tigh's Form ADV Part 2B