Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Presents at The Bond Buyer's National Outlook 2016 Conference, Jan-26-2016 11:30 AM
Dec 30 15
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Presents at The Bond Buyer's National Outlook 2016 Conference, Jan-26-2016 11:30 AM. Venue: The Metropolitan Club, One East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022-1054, United States. Speakers: Robert A. Fippinger, Chief Legal Officer.
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Announces Board Changes
Nov 12 15
The board of directors of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) announced that Patrick Sweeney has joined the board of directors. The 21-member board of directors makes policy decisions, authorizes rulemaking, enhances market transparency systems and oversees operations of the MSRB. Sweeney is Senior Vice President and Manager of the Municipal Securities Department at Fidelity Capital Markets. He is responsible for managing municipal fixed income trading and underwriting, as well as overseeing risk for the department. In his current role, he also has a strategic focus on electronic trading for the fixed income markets. Sweeney fills the vacancy on the MSRB Board created by the resignation of Edward Tishelman, a regulated representative on the Board. Sweeney will serve on the Board’s Nominating and Governance Committee during the current fiscal year. His term on the Board expires in September 2018.
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Announces New Officers and Members of its Board of Directors
Aug 4 15
Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board announced new officers and members of its Board of Directors who will begin their terms on October 1, 2015. Nathaniel Singer, Senior Managing Director at Swap Financial Group, will serve as Chair of the Board. Colleen Woodell, former Chief Credit Officer of Global Corporate and Government Ratings for Standard & Poor's, will serve as Vice Chair. New members of the MSRB Board of Directors represent the public as well as entities regulated by the MSRB. New public representatives are Ronald Dieckman, former Senior Vice President at J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons; Megan Kilgore, Assistant City Auditor at the City of Columbus Auditor's Office; Mark Kim, Chief Financial Officer at the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority; and Andrew Sanford, Senior Vice President at the Chubb Corporation. Joining the Board as bank representatives are Ed Tishelman, Managing Director and Head of the TD Securities Municipal Finance Group, and Dale Turnipseed, Executive Director at J.P. Morgan. Renee Boicourt, Managing Director and Partner for Lamont Financial Services Corporation, joins the Board as a municipal advisor representative. MSRB Officers and New Board Members, Fiscal Year 2016: Chair-Elect Singer has served on the Board since 2013 where he chairs the Finance Committee and serves as a member of the Steering Committee. He is also Senior Managing Director at Swap Financial Group. Vice Chair-Elect Woodell has been an MSRB Board member since 2013. She currently serves as Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee, and is a member of the Steering Committee. Renee Boicourt is Managing Director and Partner for Lamont Financial Services Corporation. Ronald Dieckman was until 2011 Senior Vice President and Director of the Public Finance and Municipal Bond Trading and Underwriting Department at J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons. Mr. Dieckman worked for J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons from 1977 to 2011 and held positions as Vice President of its municipal bond trading and underwriting department and as manager of the Ohio municipal bond trading and underwriting department. Megan Kilgore is Assistant City Auditor at the City of Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Kilgore is responsible for the debt administration for the City, including the issuance and management of all debt. She is also an Adjunct Professor at The Ohio State University's John Glenn College of Public Affairs. Mark Kim is Chief Financial Officer at the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water). Andrew Sanford joined The Chubb Corporation in 2013 as a Senior Vice President. Ed Tishelman is Managing Director and Head of the TD Securities Municipal Finance Group. Dale Turnipseed is an Executive Director at J.P. Morgan, where he is a municipal bond salesman. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, Mr. Turnipseed was an institutional tax-exempt salesman at Bear Stearns.