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Event Date Wed Jun 2 EDT - Thu Jun 3 EDT (over 1 year ago)
Location Virtual Event
Region Americas

Recent events in Texas have led state and local governments to rethink resiliency, crisis and emergency preparedness planning. A new administration and post-pandemic recovery also present unique challenges and opportunities for the municipal finance community, both at state and national levels. At TEXAS PUBLIC FINANCE, presented by The Bond Buyer, industry experts will discuss and debate their predictions and explore the national and regional trends driving the market. This is your destination for the full range of insider perspectives that can’t be found elsewhere.


2021 Speakers


Noe Hinojosa
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Estrada Hinojosa & Co., Inc.

Lloyd Pepperl
Head of U.S. Public-Finance Relationship Management Group, Moody's Investors Service


Michael Ballinger
Publisher, The Bond Buyer

Michael Bomba
Research Associate Professor, University of North Texas

Emily Brock
Director, Federal Liaison Center, GFOA

Jennifer Chang
Assistant Vice President, Project and Infrastructure Finance, Moody's Investors Service

Rob Dailey
Executive Vice President and Head of Public Finance, PNC

Frank Doyle
VP, Portfolio Management, SMBC

Edward Fierro
Senior Counsel, Bracewell LLP

Lynne Funk
Innovation Editor, The Bond Buyer

Kyle Glazier
Washington Bureau Chief, The Bond Buyer

Donald Gonzales
Senior Managing Director, San Antonio, Estrada Hinojosa & Co., Inc.

Glenn Hegar
Comptroller, Texas

Kevin Horan
Director, Fixed Income Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices

Paul Jack
Senior Managing Director, Austin, Estrada Hinojosa & Co., Inc.

Chris Jumper
Director, Assured Guaranty

Tom Kozlik
Head of Strategy and Credit, Hilltop Securities Inc.

Stephanie Leibe
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

James McIntyre
Director of Capital Markets, New York State Homes and Community Renewal

David Medanich
Vice Chairman, Head of Public Finance, Hilltop Securities Inc.

Gregory Pacifico
Managing VP and Head of Texas, Build America Mutual

Christopher Poinsatte
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Omid Rahmani
Associate Director, US Public Finance, Fitch Ratings

Rich Saskal
Editor, The Bond Buyer

Michael Scarchilli
Editor-in-Chief, The Bond Buyer

Collin Teague
Director, BofA Securities, Inc.

Sylvester Turner
Mayor, City of Houston

Derek Vadala
CEO, VisibleRisk

Harvey Zachem
Managing Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc.

Patrick Zagar
Associate Director, S&P Global Ratings

Gardner Smith
Director, Citi

Sean Strawbridge
Chief Executive Officer, Port of Corpus Christi Authority

Adebola (Bola) Kushimo
Vice President – Senior Analyst, Moody's Investors Service

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• Estrada Hinojosa & Company, Inc.
• Moody’s Investors Service

• Assured Guaranty
• Bank of America
• Bracewell LLP
• Fitch Ratings
• Hilltop Securities
• Kroll Bond Rating Agency
• Norton Rose Fulbright
• S&P Dow Jones Indices
• S&P Global Ratings

• Build America Mutual

• Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

• Mccall, Parkhurst & Horton LLP

• Accuity