Adam C. Gibbons has served on the Board of Directors of the Rasmuson Foundation since 2005. He is an investment professional with Latash Inc., an Anchorage, Alaska-based family office that provides investment advisory and consulting services to the Rasmuson Foundation and the Rasmuson family. Prior to joining Latash, Mr. Gibbons was an associate in JPMorgan’s real estate investment banking group and JPMorgan’s mergers & acquisitions group from 1999 to 2002. Prior to that time, Mr. Gibbons was a corporate associate in the New York law firm, Battle Fowler LLP (now Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker LLP), from 1994 to 1999. At JPMorgan and Battle Fowler, Mr. Gibbons focused on advising public and private clients in their mergers and acquisitions and capital raising activities.

Mr. Gibbons received a J.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1994 and an A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Bowdoin College in 1991. He is admitted to the Bar in the State of New York. He lives in Bronxville, NY, with his wife, Ingrid, and their two children, Tomas and Matias.


Adding nonfamily trustees and community voices to your family foundation board

Posted on March 14, 2013 by Adam Gibbons, Alan Fox, Diane Kaplan, Katherine Weaver, Richard Moore

What are the signs that your foundation’s board might benefit from adding a community leader to bring new energy and a fresh voice to board deliberations and decisions? Some family foundations have never had an outside trustee on the board and don’t want one. Others have had non-family trustees since their inception—either a friend or business associate of the founder, a trusted lawyer or accountant, or a program expert or local community leader respected by the family… Read More