Baron Von Steuben


About Us

Lindsie Meese portraitLindsie Meese
Lindsie has worked at Steuben Consultants since 2002 and her current title is Registered Representative. Her responsibilities include the processing of trade instructions, internal regulatory compliance, record keeping and client communications.

Lindsie is a graduate of the Elmira Business Institute and is recognized as an Accredited Asset Management Specialist by the College for Financial Planning in Denver, Colorado. She has earned four professional securities and insurance licenses, is certified to sell and market the New York State Partnership for Long-Term Care Insurance, and also acts as a Notary Public.  Lindsie has also returned to school in pursuit of a Bachelors of Finance degree.

Lindsie and husband Eric own a home and raise their family in Hornell, NY.  She is an active member of the Hornell Rotary Club having served on the Board of Directors, as president, treasurer and secretary. In 2011, the Hornell High School Interact Club was restarted and Lindsie has served as the Rotarian Advisor. She is also a member of the Avoca United Methodist Church. Lindsie is also past treasurer of the Avoca Historical Society and past volunteer on the Avoca Old Thyme Community Harvest Committee and the Avoca Parks and Recreation fundraising committee. She is currently a Girl Scout leader for a Junior Troop in Avoca.  Lindsie and family are also a host family for Rotary youth exchange and are currently hosting an exchange student from Argentina.

Mark Davidson
Mark davidsonMark has been providing financial advice and money management services for 35 years, beginning a post-college career with Prudential Insurance Co. in 1979. In his first five years he focused on financial planning, working with Investor Diversified Services (IDS) and American Express Financial Services. He became an independent financial advisor in 1985 and now concentrates on investment management. In January, 2000, he formed Steuben Consultants, Inc. where he serves as advisor and company president.

During his career, Mark has earned seven professional securities and insurance licenses. He taught in the Financial Services program at Alfred State College as an adjunct professor in 2002 and 2003. In addition to working with his own clients, Mark also serves as a Registered Principal at Cadaret, Grant & Co., Inc., providing supervisory oversight to other advisors.

Mark has also been appointed to the Board of Directors of Maple City Savings Bank in Hornell, NY where he has served on the Audit, Asset and Liability, and Strategic Planning Committees.

Education Background
Mark is an Honors graduate of the State University College at Fredonia, NY, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with a Minor Degree in History and concentration in Business Administration.

Mark also stays very active in the areas of investments, insurance, and financial planning issues as part of his professional licensing and continuing education curriculum. He is certified to sell and market the New York State Partnership for Long-Term Care Insurance and acts as a Notary Public.

Community Service
Mark has been involved in many community service organizations during much of his career. He is currently a member of the Hornell Rotary Club, serving as a Board of Directors member and as Club President and treasurer. He is a former Director of the Bethesda Foundation, a not-for profit financial foundation serving medically related needs in the Hornell, NY area. He is a past-President of the Board of Directors of Faith-in-Action of the Greater Steuben County Area and of Camp STAR, an overnight camp for special needs children. Mark and his wife, Mary, reside in Hornell where they enjoy the company of their four grandsons, Brennan, Ryan, Jaidan and Adam.