Bond Accountability Commission 2 Recommendations Page 5
With the consent of BAC, AGFS brought together a Team consisting of the following nationally recognized municipal securities market firms and professionals to participate in the review and analysis— •
Government Financial Strategies (“GFS”), Lori Raineri, President, Keith Weaver, Senior Project Manager, and Michael Terry, Senior Financial Analyst; GFS is a specialist in school district financing transactions
Delphis-Hanover Corp., Austin Tobin, CEO, a specialist in pricing municipal securities issues
Law Office of Perry Israel, a specialist in federal tax law application to municipal securities transactions
Each of these firms and professionals has decades of experience working in its respective specialty in the municipal securities market. Brief information regarding the backgrounds and qualifications of the AGFS Team members is set forth in Appendix I. The AGFS Team members are independent with respect to transactions conducted by CMSD and relationships with CMSD and members of CMSD’s financing team. 2
Robert W. Doty of AGFS was a partner in Squire, Sanders & Dempsey from 1979 to 1984.