CFA, MANAGING DIRECTOR
University of Texas at Austin, B.A.
Texas A&M University, M.B.A.
4925 Greenville Avenue, Suite 1350 Dallas, TX 75206
Mr. Adams has worked as a financial advisor since 1989. He has assisted numerous clients finance infrastructure projects for electric utilities, water and wastewater utilities, transportation and education. He has put together some of the most complex revenue-based structures with innovative revenue sources. He has structured numerous complex financings including, tax increment bonds, hotel occupancy tax bonds, sales tax revenue bonds, venue district bonds, solid waste system bonds, drainage fee bonds and general obligation bonds. Mr. Adams has been the lead financial advisor for virtually every potential type of financing that an Issuer could use.
Prior to joining and helping create Specialized Public Finance Inc., Mr. Adams was a Senior Vice President with First Southwest Company for 19 years. Before joining First Southwest Company, Mr. Adams worked for the Texas Water Development Board and the City of Austin, Texas.
Mr. Adams has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University. Mr. Adams is a Chartered Financial Analyst and he is a Series 50 Municipal Advisor Representative and Series 54 Municipal Advisor Principal with the Securities and Exchange Commission.