Biographical Information:

Dates: 1956-
Dates in Ridgefield: 1989-

business executive, author, graduate student,

From "Mark J. Gabrielson is a U.S. Coast Guard-licensed master and a trustee of the Marion-Bermuda Cruising Yacht Race. He is a graduate of Princeton University and after more than three decades in business is now a graduate student at Harvard University, in extension, concentrating in history. He also serves as a research intern at the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island. He is a New Englander, dividing his time among Ridgefield, Connecticut, Boston, Massachusetts, and Deer Isle." According to Goodreads, "Mark and his family have spent summers on Deer Isle for over twenty years." Mark Gabrielson has been employed with Ore Pharmaceuticals, Prince Ventures, and Glaxo SmithKline.


Deer Isle's Undefeated America's Cup Crews: Humble Heroes from a Downeast Island, April 2013

-Sources: ;; and Mark Gabrielson, personal communication