Dorothy Alpert

Principal and Tri-State President

  • New York
  • 530 Fifth Avenue
  • 4th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036 United States

Dorothy L. Alpert is Principal and Tri-State President for Avison Young.

In her role, she serves as head of Avison Young’s Tri-State Executive Committee, which is responsible for supporting strategic growth in the region and is comprised of the Managing Directors of the New York, New Jersey, Long Island and Connecticut offices.

Dorothy joined Avison Young following a 30+ year career at Deloitte where she focused on strategy and operations consulting in the real estate industry, including leading the firms’ real estate services practice in the U.S. where she led significant client relationships.

Building on a strong foundation within business advisory and leading large-scale client relationships, Dorothy has experience leveraging technology to enhance client service capabilities, a priority for Avison Young as the firm continues to expand and invest in data and technology that delivers the insights clients need to achieve their goals.

As the co-founder of ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative, Dorothy is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in the commercial real estate industry and her leadership in this space complements Avison Young’s focused advancement of women and underrepresented groups within the industry. She is a member of the Board of Trustees for the American Red Cross and former Board Member of The New 42nd Street.

Dorothy has been honored as one of Real Estate Forum’s Women in Influence: Legends, Real Estate Forum’s Women to Watch, and Real Estate New York’s Women of Influence. She holds an MBA from Fordham University and a BA in Mathematics from Bates College. 

Affiliations et certifications

  • Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • ULI Women’s Leadership Initiative
  • WX (New York Women Executives in Real Estate)


  • Fordham University – MBA
  • Bates College – BA in Mathematics