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Stewart McDowell


Board of Trustees, Emeritus
Trustee Emeritus

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Stewart is a partner in the San Francisco office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, where she is a member of the Corporate Transactions Department and Co-Chair of the Capital Markets Practice. Her law practice involves the representation of business organizations as to capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and general corporate matters.

She is a member of Hipower, a tribe of women leaders laser-focused on accelerating one another’s success. Stewart received her B.A. from Princeton University and her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. Stewart and her husband, Philip Brady, have twin daughters who graduated from AVS, Ella (Phillips Exeter Academy, Class of 2024) and Cecilia (The Bay School, Class of 2024).