history & culture
why santa fe
avalon gleanings
the pragmatics
investment management
corporate trustee/fiduciary
estate planning
family office
charitable giving
client successes
investment philosophy (sri)
portfolio management
themes and trends
Andrew Wallerstein
Christine McDermott
Julia Peters
Christian Trout
Daniel Burns
Molly Damron
Rhonda Willett Petty
Ariel Brunn
Marisa Ornelas
Stacey Pinkwater
Cody Cravens
Brian Marra
Charlie Dobson
Erika Hermans
Melanie Dubin
Advisory Board
Richard Albright
William Miller
Mark Pelson
In addition to the Avalon team, we benefit from the expertise, wisdom and objective perspective of our Advisory Board of seasoned business professionals who guide our long-term strategic development and growth.
Mark PelsonAdvisory Board

Mark is Chairman of Lambert's Cove Acquisition Corporation. He is a Partner in several Providence Equity Funds where he led investments and served on the boards of numerous media and telecom properties including Telecordia, Language Line Services and Madison River Telephone. Mark serves on the Board of Overseers of Children's Hospital in Boston and is currently the Board Chair of Middlebridge School, a school for children with learning disabilities in South County, Rhode Island. Mark received a B.A. from Cornell University and J.D. from Boston University.