The Portland Global Advisors Team

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Heidi N. Peterson, a PGA Director, oversees the implementation of client philanthropic interests and goals. Heidi also directly manages client relationships. She earned a B.A. in English/American Studies from Princeton University in 1993 and an M.B.A. from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College in 2001.

Prior to joining PGA in 2017, Heidi served as a Development Officer at Bowdoin College from 2015-2017 and worked closely with donors to the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. From 2012-2015, she stayed at home in Cape Elizabeth, ME to raise her children. For the period of 2010-2012, she was self-employed in Lebanon, NH as a Consultant. Before that, she served as Director of Client Service & Business Development at Global Forest Partners L.P. in Lebanon, NH from 2008-2010. After graduating from business school, she worked in international equity sales for six years for Morgan Stanley in Boston and San Francisco and for UBS in Boston.

Heidi is a former board member of the Children’s Museum of Maine, and currently serves on several committees of The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine.