Brad joined Raymond James in 2004 and is located in the Firm’s Chicago office. Brad became a member of the firm’s National Housing Group in 2016, focusing on the daily hedging and pipeline management of the Turnkey program. Prior to shifting his focus to the housing sector, Brad served in the firm’s Public Finance department covering large Illinois issuers and provided quantitative analysis and support for various offices throughout the firm’s footprint, with a primary focus on the Florida market from 2008 - 2016. Brad specializes in the development of custom, intricate financial models and optimal financing structures/techniques to provide the lowest cost of borrowing for issuers. Prior to joining the firm, Brad was a senior debt specialist with the Governor’s Office of Management and Budget for the State of Illinois, where he worked on over $18 billion of the State’s debt offerings. Brad graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, and holds FINRA Series 7, 53, and 63 licenses.