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AVALON UPDATE: Allison Porter, President & Owner

Avalon is pleased to announce that after a collaborative 18-month transition, Avalon’s management transfer is complete. Allison Porter, President, is now the sole owner of Avalon. Co-founder and Board Chair Ann Herzog is stepping down from the Board and retiring from Avalon, after a tremendously successful and pioneering career in direct marketing. Allison assumes full leadership of Avalon, which she co-founded and has managed for the past 19 years. Allison will be assisted by her executive team, headed by Kerri Kerr and Jenny Phillips, along with 25 talented direct marketing fundraising professionals serving the progressive nonprofit and political community.