Linda Byron

Vice President

Linda provides analytical support for Illinois and Michigan public finance bankers, including analysis of program structures, cash flow modeling, structuring issues, and coordinating all closing activities on financings. She has been with Raymond James for nearly 11 years and has more than 20 years of experience in public finance. Linda has worked on tax-exempt financings, including general obligation, certificates of participation/debt certificates, tax increment, industrial development, education, water and sewer, sanitary district, and various other financings. She has worked directly with issuers, bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel, financial advisors, bond insurers, rating agencies, escrow agents, verification agents, and investment contract/escrow reinvestment brokers and providers. Before joining Raymond James, she spent five years at Legg Mason Wood Walker, Inc., two years at First Union Securities, Inc., and 12 years at RBC. Linda attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and holds the Series 7, 53 and 63 licenses.