CHRISTINE McDERMOTT, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Partner

Christine articulates the Company’s investment philosophy and oversees investment strategy including, asset allocation and portfolio construction. In her role as Chairperson of Avalon’s investment committee, she conducts and  coordinates investment research and risk management. Christine works closely with our clients in managing their investment portfolios to achieve their long-term objectives.

 

Christine's investment industry experience spans over 25 years, starting at Northern Trust in Chicago and later as an equity portfolio manager for the State of New Mexico’s multi-billion dollar permanent endowment funds. She is a member of the CFA Institute, the leading global association of investment professionals. She is a Trustee with the Museum of New Mexico Foundation and chairs its investment committee; a former Chair of the St. Michael’s High School endowment trust; and a graduate of Leadership New Mexico. Christine earned her bachelor’s degree and
MBA from the University of New Mexico.

SANTA FE

125 Lincoln Avenue, Suite 301

Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501

T 505 983 1111

NEW YORK AREA

65 N Maple Street, Suite 300

Ridgewood, New Jersey 07450

T 201 251 9553

PORTLAND

1306 NW Hoyt Street, Suite 408

Portland, Oregon 97209

T 503 417 3481