Who We Are

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Elizabeth (Betsy) Hill, CEO

Betsy is a Series 50 MSRB-Registered Municipal Advisor and a Series 54 MSRB-Registered Municipal Advisor Principal.

Betsy has over 30 years of experience in senior management of credit analysis, surveillance, and investment management at Build America Mutual (BAM), AGM (f/k/a FSA), Ambac, Fitch, and American Capital Access Insurance (ACA). she has been involved in the full spectrum of municipal bond sectors on a nationwide basis, including healthcare, higher education, charter schools, student loans, and housing. Betsy has been involved in the creation of several bond insurance firms. She participated in the successful initial public offering of AMBAC Financial Group.

As a consultant, Betsy has guided various firms on municipal data and systems development, credit analysis procedures and training, distressed credit management, and electronic document management.

Betsy serves on the Financial Reporting Task Force of the Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB).

Betsy is currently a member of the National Federation of Municipal Analysts (NFMA) and has worked extensively on NFMA’s Recommended Best Practices in Municipal Disclosure. She co-chaired for 4 years the annual NFMA seminar “Introduction to Municipal Bond Credit Analysis" for several years. Betsy is a past chairman of the Municipal Analyst Group of NY (MAGNY).

Betsy developed and taught a course in "Risk Management in the Public Sector" at New York University's Robert Wagner Graduate School of Public Administration. Betsy holds a Master's Degree from the Robert Wagner School of Public Administration at New York University and a Bachelor's Degree in Education from Illinois State University.