Yale Alumni Classifieds


William F. McDonald (Judge Ret.); ’58 BE; JD. Mediator, arbitrator, special master, case evaluator. JAMS–The Resolution Experts, offices nationwide. wmcdonald@jamsadr.com. (800)352-5267 or (800)350-7777.

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Macular Degeneration? 30 years of experience reversing vision loss. Activating your adult stem cells, no injections. Thousands still driving and playing golf who were headed towards legal blindness. Damon P. Miller II, MD,CNP '76 is the world's expert and developer of this proven technology. www.BetterEyeHealth.com.


Alumni in the Arts

Mission Style Lights And Craftsman Style Lighting fixtures. Handcrafted in the U.S.A www.missionstudio.com.


Inkwater Press seeks fiction and nonfiction manuscripts. Royalties. www.inkwaterpress.com. (503)968-6777.

Nonfiction Writers: We help interesting authors write and publish meaningful books. Gail Woodard, Yale SOM ’79. www.DudleyCourtPress.com. (520)329-2729.


Two Extraordinary Party Venues. Manhattan penthouse on 5th Avenue (75–250). Alger House on Downing (35–110).  www.manhattanpenthouse.com. Sam Milliken, Yale ’59. (212)627-8838 ext. 5.

China and Crystal Restoration

Personal/Childcare Assistant; Housing Included: New York—Devoted professional couple with three wonderful, school-aged children seeks highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to serve as part-time personal assistant helping with child care, educational enrichment, and certain other activities at various times during afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Assistant will have a private room (in a separate apartment with its own kitchen on a different floor from the family's residence), with private bathroom, in a luxury, doorman apartment building, and will be free to entertain visitors in privacy. We would welcome applications from writers, musicians, artists, or other candidates who may be pursuing other professional goals in the balance of their time. Excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation, and no charge will be made for rent. This is a year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. If interested, please e-mail resume to nannypst@gmail.com.

High-level Personal Assistant: Seeking highly intelligent and organized individual for high-level personal/executive assistant role, with responsibility for keeping a busy professional and parent on track professionally and personally. This person will help oversee a small staff and assist in managing day-to-day operations and long-term projects. Duties will include researching and producing "bottom-line" reports for principal, managing communication and information flow to/from principal, and helping to coordinate staff activities. Strong project management, communication, and research skills are a must; previous managerial experience is a plus but not required.  his is a year-round, full-time position based in New York, with excellent compensation and benefits. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to hlparecruit@gmail.com.


Family Medical Coordinator And Project Manager. Highly intelligent, unusually competent individual with a background in science and exceptional communication skills sought by Manhattan family to research and coordinate family medical and healthcare issues. The right applicant will be detail-oriented and possess the ability to track multiple projects and juggle multiple competing priorities. This person will interface with an in-house team of professionals as well as physicians, medical researchers, and consultants (in academia and otherwise) to ensure delivery of highest-quality medical care to family members. Considerable weight will be given to unusual academic distinction and other intellectual achievements. This is a full-time position with a highly attractive compensation package and significant upside potential. Please send resume to pmrrecruit@gmail.com.



Writer/Editor/Outreach: Seeking intelligent, experienced media professional with a remarkable talent for communications, engaging and entertaining writing, and thorough research. Strong research skills (interview prep, article and pitch development) and writing skills (snappy, energetic, intelligent writing that appeals to a wide audience) are a must. Preference given to individuals with proven skills in publicity, pitching, and outreach strategies. Excellent salary with benefits. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to weosearch@gmail.com.



Italy, Tuscan Sabbatical Retreat in the heart of Chianti; long-term rental. For information and images, visit: www.sabbaticalhomes.com/84113.


400,000 Gallons Springwater Outcrop 24/7. Invest $100,000. Contact John T. at (315)942-6465 or revhistory@frontier.com.



Intersections Match By Jasbina: The only premier full-service selective search and dating/relationship coaching firm—for Indian singles; www.intersectionsmatch.com. (650)814-8091, jasbina@intersectionsmatch.com.


Our Client Is A Beautiful, Refined, Intelligent and highly cultured lady who leads an international lifestyle.  Seeks a kind, compassionate, like minded gentleman who shares her adventurous spirit. He would be sophisticated, intellectually curious and lead a full and active life. Interests would ideally include the arts, fine dining, reading and travel.  He is ideally 65–85 and of Jewish values.  Our client would love to share both quiet times and adventures with a warm man of great integrity. Most of all, she wishes to have a companion/partner. Reply to: rebecca@grayandfarrar.com.


Our Client Is An Intelligent, Attractive and successful British lady. Seeking charismatic, dynamic and cultured man for friendship and romance, aged 35 to 47 and based in NYC.  He would have a great sense of humour, be passionate, well-educated and nice looking.  Reply to:Jemma@grayandfarrar.com

NYC Matchmaking Service is offering complimentary memberships to men. Meet attractive, accomplished individuals who are interested in long-term, substantive companionship. (212)877-5151; fay@meaningfulconnections.com.

Single Booklovers—We wrote the book on dating. Providing uninterrupted service since 1970. (336)298-1767. www.singlebooklovers.com

Very Pretty, Trim And Fit, Brainy Blue-Eyed Blonde known for laughter, looks and sparkle.  Upbeat, ex-exec turned entrepreneur—divides time between Marblehead harborside perch and small place in the South End. Irreverent warmth, reliable humor low brow to high.  HBS grad. Complete sucker for word games, Venice, NY, London (what's not to love?), Netflix's House of Cards, relaxing in warmer climes, downtime with friends and family, all dogs, contemporary fiction.    Works out regularly yet no athlete—tried golf for years, finally said "golf won." Loves cracking a hard puzzle, theater, Vermont year-round.  Looking for co-conspirator. Seeks fit, financially self-sufficient man of depth and good cheer, 50s–60s.  Authenticity is key. anne1inboston@gmail.com  (781)941-6202. 



Research Assistance; manuscript proofreading and editing; records management. Professional archivist with PhD in History, ’96. maggiemiramar@yahoo.com. (203)668-9082.

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Argentina, Buenos Aires: Fantastic investment opportunities in the most cosmopolitan city of South America. Brand new or currently under construction apartments at cost price. Enquiries: ross.bagully@bezpropiedades.com/ www.bezpropiedades.com.

Charleston, South Carolina: For the best luxury real estate visit www.CharlestonAddress.com and find the perfect Charleston address. Also, search www.LoCountry.com and find the finest historic, intracoastal, oceanfront, and golf course living properties in Charleston, SC.

Connecticut, Greenwich: Live 45 minutes from midtown Manhattan in this sunny 3,300 sq. ft. home with beautiful gardens. Walk to shops, restaurants, train, and schools. Janet Milligan Associates (203)253-1770 cell, (203)863-6880 office.  www.tinyurl.com/dogwoodhill.


Connecticut, Guilford, Vineyard Point: Pristine renovated Victorian Shoreline house with expansive views of Long Island Sound and marsh.  Brooks Landing Association provides access to a sandy beach, mooring and open common space.  Not in a flood zone. Four bedroom septic in place. Beautiful gardens. $875,000. William Pitt Sotheby’s, Peter W. Cowie (203)500-4422.


Connecticut, Guilford, Waterfront: Direct Long Island Sound waterfront. Pristine ranch with awesome views, open floor plan, gourmet kitchen, 2 separate bedroom suites, 3 full baths. High and dry—no flood insurance needed. $950,000. http://www.planomatic.com/mls23623. Contact Todd Gould (203)988-5414, TGould@WPSIR.com. William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty.


Connecticut, New Haven—Historical Center Hall Colonial Home: One mile to Yale. Nine rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Fabulous first floor family room with cathedral ceilings. Two second floor offices or nursery. Two working fireplaces. Original oak woodwork. Open family room/kitchen with cathedral ceiling. Finished basement. Two car garage.  In Yale home buyers program. A stunning home. For more information: ronni.rabin@gmail.com.


Fabulous Woodstock, Vermont: Investment, vacation retreat, or family home. 5 + bedrooms; 4 baths; deck. Great views of town and mountain. House backs on forest preserve, but just 5 minutes walk to charming village green, cafes and shops. Quality schools. B&B potential. $500,000+ TLC. Jan: (760)936-6669; rob@creativityandbeyond.com.

France, Côte D'Azur, Nice, Grasse: Looking for authenticity? Townhouse pristine village near Gorges du Loup, breathtaking views, two bedrooms, 2 baths; fully renovated; selling furnished.  Wonderful retirement home, sabbatical getaway, rental property. 300,000 euros. valsutter@gmail.com.


France, Loire Valley—Retired Yale Professor reluctantly selling completely renovated 16th Century stone village house in Loire Valley (chateau country): 4 double bedrooms, gourmet kitchen, 2 bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, beamed ceilings, 5 fireplaces, central heating, wine cellar, terrace, fully furnished. Contact: michael.holquist@yale.edu.


See Idaho Real estate www.startpackingidaho.com and Boise Idaho homes for sale. http://www.buyidahorealestate.com/Boise-real-estate.php

Long Island, East End Waterfront: 2.5 acres, secluded, bulkheaded, 3 bedroom cottage, 2 outbuildings. $695,000. (212)645-2512. e.j.mcguire@post.harvard.edu.


Maine-Mid Coast, 15 miles from Camden; charming 3 season lake home and property. For hot link to details and pictures, e-mail jwickenden@gmail.com.


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NYC Apartment Hunting? Access to all properties. Licensed R.E. agent: Yale alum John Davison (212)706-0740. john@johndavison.net.


New York—Historic Hudson River Bungalows: Affordable studio, one and 2 bedroom homes available in historic bungalow cooperative community in Westchester County, off the Hudson River, one hour from NYC. Dating back to 1929, this 3-season community has swimming pool, tennis court, organic community garden, social hall with Internet and social activities. $25,000-$100,000+.  www.reynoldshills.org/bungalowshop. Contact Mel: (347)307-4642, (347)715-3735 or melgarfinkel@yahoo.com.


North Carolina, Blue Ridge Mountains: Custom dream retirement/vacation home. 2,400 square feet, Cape Cod on 3.29 wooded acres in heart of fly fishing country. Three bedrooms, 3 baths and studio apartment over 2 car garage. Hickory floors/cabinets, atrium windows, great room, stone fireplace, wrap around deck.  Blue Ridge Premier Realty. (828)507-5923.


Private Communities Registry: Discover and explore fine residential golf, tennis, and boating communities at www.PrivateCommunities.com.


Uruguay, Punta Del Este: Fantastic brand new apartments with spectacular ocean and forest views in an unmatched location. State-of-the-art amenities in the most exclusive and sophisticated beach resort of the Southern Hemisphere. ross.bagully@lookbrava.com. www.lookbrava.com.



Manhattan—Roommate Wanted: Spacious, bright bedroom, private bath. View of Hudson River 6.5 room pre-war doorman building with wraparound rooftop patio. Prime location, Upper West Side. Three blocks from Central Park, one block from Riverside Park. Kitchen, Internet, apartment privileges. Non-smoker. $1,485 includes- utilities and cleaning. rr18mimi@gmail.com. (917)526-3216. Yale ’66.



Delicious Expeditions: To truly discover a country is to eat its food and peruse its markets, learning to appreciate its culinary traditions and terroir. Our Delicious Expeditions are handcrafted journeys that stimulate the senses and broaden the horizons. Written up in Bon Appetit, Texas Monthly, Chile Pepper, the Miami Herald, and the Washington Post, to name a few. Information at www.deliciousexpeditions.com or culinaryadv@gmail.com


Rome—Yale Grad, Art Historian And Food expert provides custom tours. Contact katieparla@yahoo.com or visit www.katieparla.com.

Switzerland. See Our Small Group Difference: Private, custom and self-guided tours. Attentive service. www.alpinehikers.com, (888)509-7810.

Witness Peacebuilding in Action in Rwanda: Join Olivia Dreier, Yale ’75 BA, of the Karuna Center for 10 days in February 2015. Experience transformative examples of social healing while discovering the country's natural beauty. (413)256-3800, www.karunacenter.org/rwanda-trip.


Twenty-Four Hour Care

Bahamas, Eleuthera: Beachfront 4 bedroom, 5 bath villa for weekly rental. www.heronhill.net.


Dominican Republic Resort: Four bedroom villa near beach, private pool, Jacuzzi. www.vrbo.com/148384. Anne at annehs@sunrise.ch.

England, Cotswolds: Stone cottage. Near Broadway and Stratford-upon-Avon. Three bedrooms. Quiet country village. Visit www.pottersfarmcottage.com and e-mail info@pottersfarmcottage.com for availability.

England, London Marble Arch: Two bedrooms, 2 baths. Very comfortable flat. joy.huston@gmail.com.


France, Aix-En-Provence, Cours Mirabeau: Heart of town. Two bedroom apartment, remarkably quiet, steps to shops and restaurants, garage. Perfect for exploring Provence. $1,400 weekly. greatfrenchrentals@comcast.net.

France, Burgundy, Côte d’Or, Wine Country.  Luxurious 18th century village house adjacent to historic château. French countryside, 30 minutes from Beaune and Burgundy’s best vineyards. Three bedrooms, large salon, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, 2 baths, washer, dryer, WiFi, satellite HDTV, stereo, DVD. Sleeps 6. Private garden. Perfect for hiking, biking in countryside. Six bicycles provided. US $1,500/week. www.franceburgundycottage.com. Available April to November. Contact: W. Kenneth Thompson, wktbristol@gmail.com, (802)453-7855.

France, Dordogne-Lot. Dream house, mythic village. Wonderful restaurants, markets, vineyards, bicycling, swimming.  (Alumni Discount). www.maisonsouthernfrance.com, (617)608-1404.


France, Dordogne: Lovely 18th century manor house and/or cottage with private cook, pool, tennis, trout stream, and horse riding. Telephone (011)44.7768.747610 or www.dordognerental.com.

France, Paris 16th: Experience le vrai Paris. Large, sunny one-bedroom apartment, 6th floor, elevator, near shops, far from tourists, metro Mirabeau. Beautifully equipped. $2,700; two week minimum. valsutter@gmail.com.

France, Paris Apartment—Ile St Louis: Modernized classic luxury triplex, center of Paris. Quiet, light-filled, C 1640, 20’ original cathedral beamed ceiling, wood burning fireplace, full modern kitchen, all appliances, a/c, Wi-Fi, TV, CD, sleeps 4, maid service, non-smokers, photos, owner. frenchiedoc@q.com (505)988-3838.

France, Paris, Bastille/Marais: Enchanting one bedroom, newly renovated apartment on quiet, pedestrian cobblestone passage. Skylights, Parisian decor, Wi-Fi. Fantastic location. Walk to Place des Vosges, Bastille, Opera, markets. Sleeps 2–4. Photos and information: www.parisbastilleapt.com.

France, Paris Apartments: Short term rentals in Arrondissement 1–8 (Saint Germain, Latin Quarter, Marais). (415)287-0263. www.ParisByHeart.com.

France, Paris, 6th. Fashionable Rue Jacob. One bedroom, sunny, quiet, charm. Details: www.ruejacobparis.com.

France, Paris: Elegant Left Bank apartment by the Seine, 6th Arrondissement. Walk to Notre Dame, the Louvre, and Luxembourg Gardens. Short and long term. gam1@comcast.net. (609)924-7520.


France, Paris, 7th Arrondissement: Fifth floor, quiet studio. Sleeps 3. View Eiffel Tower. Visit www.parisgrenelle.com. (207)752-0285.

France, Paris, Ile St. Louis: Elegant top floor apartment, elevator, updated, well-appointed, gorgeous view. Sleeps 4. Maid 3 times weekly. Wi-Fi, TV, etc. Inquiries: (678)232-8444, triff@mindspring.com.

France, Paris-Marais: Exquisite, sunny one bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges, king-size bed, living room, dining room with six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer, weekly maid service. Wi-Fi. $1,350 weekly. max@gwu.edu.

France, Paris, SW France, Provence: Comfortable apartments, homes, châteaux. FHR@earthlink.net. www.FrenchHomeRentals.com. (503)222-3517.

France, Paris Montmartre: Large, sunny, well-furnished one bedroom. Wi-Fi, telephone, TV,  elevator. Safe, quiet, convenient to shopping and metro. www.ourparisapartment.com/dreamapt.html. (408)353-2339. 

France, Paris Vacation Apartments: Hotel reservations, things to do, destination guide and more. Visit the new www.parisnet.com.



France, Paris–Mona Lisa Is Your Neighbor: Lovely one bedroom apartments next to Louvre, 1st Arrondissement. American owned. $175 nightly and up. (518)495-1329. E-mail rentals@francetoyou.com. www.francetoyou.com.


France, Provence: Delightful 5-bedroom stone farmhouse. Pool, Wi-Fi. Facing Roman theater. (860)672-6607. www.frenchfarmhouse.com.

France, Provence: Stunning updated farmhouse, magnificent Mediterranean/mountain views. Antiques. Lovely kitchen, gardens, pool. (609)924-7520. gam1@comcast.net.

France, Vaucluse-Beautiful Farmhouse with modern conveniences overlooking the Luberon Valley. Provencal experience at low rates. Perfect getaway in all seasons. http://www.vrbo.com/593081a.

Ireland, Bantry Bay: Scenic West Cork waterfront. Three-bedroom cottage. Secluded beach, tennis. (617)899-8389 or daly4chris@aol.com. www.tigcharlie.com.


Italy, Florence: Country house on 54 scenic acres, $100 daily. gganz@comcast.net or visit www.ganzitalianhouse.com.

Italy: Extraordinary villa in Southern Tuscany, between Pienza and Montalcino, with easy access to Siena and Florence. 8 double bedrooms, 7 modern ensuite bathrooms, set on 40 acres of formal gardens and olive groves. Guest house, 3 kitchens, amazing living rooms with vaulted ceilings, a 20 x 30 foot marble swimming pool, daily maid/breakfast service and the best concierge in the region combine to make this a once in a lifetime experience. Call (917)287-1966 or go to www.FineVillas.com (Abbadia) for more information.


Italy, Rome: Beautiful, spacious, renovated apartment. Living room, two generous double bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen/breakfast room. Convenient location near St. John Lateran, $850 weekly. Yale '63, (212) 867-0489, Lm603@columbia.edu. www.casacleme.com.

Italy, Rome: Bright, elegant apartment. Marvelous beamed ceilings. Antiques. Walk to Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain. (609)683-3813. jetas5@comcast.net.

Italy, Rome Historic Center: Piazza Navona. Elegantly restored large 2-4 bedrooms. All modern conveniences, including Wi-Fi. (503)227-1600. Tkim@stollberne.com.

Italy, Rome: Luxury apartments located in the heart of Rome, 2 minutes from Spanish Steps. Information and photographs: www.romeluxuryapartment.com.


Italy, Tuscany: Ancestral villa with sweeping views. Olive groves, vineyards, gardens. Antiques. Updated kitchen, baths. Pool. jetas5@comcast.net. (609)683-3813.


Italy, Tuscany, Charming Farmhouse For Two: In the heart of the Chianti Classico region. For information and photographs, please visit: www.vrbo.com/168839. Yale ’75.

Italy, Tuscany: Private luxury villa for 8 with pool. www.LuxuryVillaTuscany.com.

Jamaica, Montego Bay: Beachfront 5 bedroom, 5 bath luxurious villa at Silver Sands Resort. Gorgeous beach. Snorkeling, tennis, fishing, sightseeing. Van, driver. $255–$495 nightly. Includes staff. www.jamahome.com, jamahome@hotmail.com, or (860)233-6821.

New Zealand, Hahei Beach: Absolute waterfront three-bedroom. Simple, stylish, modern. www.Flipkey.com/696783, (413)367-0369 alohaheibeach@gmail.com


St. Barts: Two bedroom villa. Steps from beach. (608)556-3315 or www.vbro.com/85110.


USVI, St. John, Estate Rose: One acre luxury estate. Four bedroom, 12 x 40 ft. pool, spa, sunrise/sunset views. Convenient to beaches, town. www.seaviewhomes.com. (888)625-2963; (340)776-6805.

USVI, St. John: Hillcrest Guest House, Ocean views. www.HillcrestStJohn.com. (340)776-6774, (340)998-8388.