Christopher is the head of secondary retail trading for the Midwest Region. He joined Raymond James in 2000 and has 30 years of experience in the municipal bond business. The retail desk is instrumental in informing and educating our retail sales force about upcoming negotiated and competitive issues as well as the availability of bonds in the secondary market. This marketing is accomplished through direct phone calls, postings on the Raymond James intranet, an electronic inventory and ordering system, direct mailings and personal visits to the local branches. Christopher previously worked with Thomson McKinnon, Prudential Bache and Roney & Company. He graduated from the University of Maryland. He was a past president of the Detroit Bond Club and a former director on the Board of the Municipal Advisory Council of Michigan. He currently holds Series 7, 24, 53 and 63 licenses.