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Municipal Advisory

Our independent municipal advisors provide objective analysis, planning and creative solutions for all types of projects. Our priority is helping you achieve your objectives and meet your obligations.

Municipal Advisory

  1. Doug Baldessari

    Doug Baldessari

    CPA

    Partner

  2. Susan Borries Reed

    Susan Borries Reed

    J.D.

    Managing Director

  3. Brock J. Bowsher

    Brock J. Bowsher

    MPA

    Principal

  4. Matt Bubness

    Matt Bubness

    MPA

    Director

  5. Andy Campbell

    Andy Campbell

    CPA

    Director

  6. Brian C. Colton

    Brian Colton

    Principal

  7. Kate Crowley

    Kate Crowley

    Principal

  8. Thomas Denaway

    Thomas J. Denaway

    EDFP

    Director

  9. Nicholas R. Dragisich

    Nicholas R. Dragisich

    PE

    Managing Director

  10. Matt Eckerle

    Matt Eckerle

    CIPMA

    Principal

  11. Brad E. Elmer

    Brad E. Elmer

    Managing Director

  12. Dave Erdman

    David Erdman

    Managing Director

  13. Ryan Fetters

    Ryan Fetters

    Director

  14. Marvin L. Founds

    Marvin L. Founds

    Managing Director

  15. Alyssa Glaser

    Alyssa Glaser

    CIPMA

    Director

  16. Belvia B. Gray

    Belvia B. Gray

    CIPMA

    Principal

  17. Doug Green

    Doug Green

    CIPMA

    Director

  18. Ben Hart

    Benjamin O. Hart

    CPA, CGMA

    Director

  19. Vicki Vogel Hellenbrand

    Vicki Vogel Hellenbrand

    CPA

    Managing Partner

  20. Christine Hogan

    Christine M. Hogan

    CIPMA

    Director

  21. Tom L. Kaleko

    Tom L. Kaleko

    CIPMA

    Principal

  22. Patricia L. Kettles

    Patricia L. Kettles

    CIPMA

    Director

  23. Jeff Messer

    Jeff Messer

    Director

  24. Scott A. Miller

    Scott A. Miller

    CPA

    Partner

  25. Jesse Nelson

    Jesse Nelson

    CPA

    Partner

  26. Andre Riley

    Andre Riley

    MPA, MA

    Principal

  27. Deen C. Rogers

    Deen C. Rogers

    CPA

    Partner

  28. Jeffrey P. Rowe

    Jeffrey P. Rowe

    CPA

    Partner

  29. Jason G. Semler

    Jason G. Semler

    CPA

    Partner

  30. Lindsay Simonetto

    Lindsay Simonetto

    CIPMA

    Director

  31. Paul T. Steinman

    Paul T. Steinman

    CIPMA

    Director

  32. Tim Sutton

    Tim Sutton

    Director of Bond Pricing

  33. Tom Traciak

    Tom Traciak

    Director

  34. Eric J. Walsh

    Eric J. Walsh

    CPA

    Partner

At a glance

We’re focused on the needs and challenges of today, yet inspired by the opportunities of the future. Always, looking out for what’s next.

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Because we are a certified public accounting firm, we pair the ethics, structure, quality control and business discipline of a CPA firm with the skills and knowledge of a municipal financial advisor.

Our solutions

Solving problems, creating opportunities and meeting our clients’ accounting, capital planning and public finance needs are the hallmarks of the services we provide.

We specialize in advising governments, including cities, towns, villages, counties, authorities, utilities, public schools and libraries, as well as higher education, healthcare entities, power and water districts and economic development organizations.

Quality control, oversight and record retention are now all required by SEC regulations. However, these have long been integrated into our teams’ operations.

We’re here to lend helpful insights, advice and provide practical yet effective solutions for our clients.

Services include:

  • Public finance
  • Bond issuance/post issuance
  • Refunding
  • Investments
  • Financial management services
  • Accounting services
  • Housing and economic development
  • Attestation
  • User fees
  • Arbitrage/rebate regulatory compliance
  • Asset management
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Inflation Reduction Act

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) offers unique opportunities for state and local governments, municipal utilities, schools, tribes and other tax-exempt entities. Visit our IRA Resource Center to learn more about IRA energy tax credits and opportunities for public sector organizations.

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Environmental, social and governance (ESG)

ESG offers transparency around the sustainability of an organization, which in turn adds another layer to the evaluation of investment opportunities. Whether you’re looking to expand on existing ESG efforts or if you’re just getting started, we’ll meet you where you are.

By the numbers

4,100

public sector clients served

More than 515

employees serving public sector

90+

registered municipal advisors

No. 2*

municipal advisors in the Midwest – *Source: Thomson Reuters

No. 5*

national bond deals below $10 million – *Source: Thomson Reuters

No. 9*

nationally – all bond deals – *Source: Thomson Reuters

Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors, LLC is a registered municipal advisor and controlled subsidiary of Baker Tilly US, LLP, an accounting firm. Baker Tilly US, LLP, trading as Baker Tilly, is a member of the global network of Baker Tilly International Ltd., the members of which are separate and independent legal entities.