Friends Board Member Heather Gelchion

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Based in Boston, Heather is a Managing Director in the Global Family Office group at Rockefeller Capital Management.

Prior to joining Rockefeller in August 2019, Heather was a Managing Director at Cambridge Associates for 14 years, where she advised endowments and foundations, pensions and private clients in the US and Europe on their investment portfolios. Heather also co-founded Prevail at Cambridge Associates, a network that enables outstanding women in the investment and business community the opportunity to share their experiences, insights and resources. Prior to joining Cambridge Associates, Heather worked at Standard and Poor's as a ratings analyst and at Adams Harkness, Inc. in their investment banking group. Heather received an M.B.A. from the Johnson School of Management of Cornell University and an B.A. in Economics and European History from Brown University.

Heather previously served as Secretary of the Brown University Club of Boston. She serves as a mentor to current Brown University students, as well as young professionals in the financial services industry. Heather is excited to join the Executive Board and expand her role with the Friends!