Senior Vice President
Mrs. Kelly has over 25 years experience in the public finance industry providing investment banking and advisory services to the government and not-for-profit sectors. She was previously employed as a public finance banker by Ferris, Baker Watts, Inc. from 1991 until the firm was acquired in 2008 and has served as either banker or advisor for more than $5 billion in debt instruments for state and local government entities as well as non-profit organizations. Her experience includes both traditional and non-traditional financing structures including COPs, public-private partnerships, tax increment and special tax district financings for economic and infrastructure development. Her background includes business development, strategic planning, financial modeling and analysis, plan of finance development and execution, and transaction settlement.
Mrs. Kelly is a graduate of Towson University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Finance. She is a Registered Municipal Advisor (MSRB Series 50).