With over 15 years experience in the area of public finance, Jo-Ann is the firm's municipal finance administrator. She combines business experience with an understanding of the legal compliance issues involved in transactions to provide clients with effective and efficient assistance in completing their projects.
Jo-Ann coordinates the firm's growing general obligation bond practice working with school districts, cities, towns, villages, fire districts, and other local government entities in connection with the issuance of bonds and notes to finance capital projects and tax and revenue anticipation notes to finance working capital needs. Jo-Ann also works with municipalities in connection with projects financed by the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation and school districts in connection with projects financed by the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York.
In addition, she also works on public finance transactions involving NYS agencies and authorities, industrial development agencies, and local development corporations.
Jo-Ann is a member of the firm's Women's Forum, an organization which helps create opportunities for personal and professional growth among women professionals.