Avalon Economou is an attorney and small business owner who has dedicated her professional and personal life to working with underserved communities. She has extensive experience with nonprofit finance, governance, and fundraising, having served on several nonprofit boards, most recently serving former foster youth, as well as having volunteered in a variety of organizations helping other at-risk populations and the environment. A lifelong rescue dog and cat person, she is passionate about all animals and promoting shelter dog placements.