Linda Byron


Linda has over 25 years of experience in public finance. She provides analytical support, including analysis of program structures, cash flow modeling, structuring issues and coordinating all closing activities on financings. Linda has worked on tax-exempt and taxable 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, two years at First Union Securities, and nine years at Dain Rauscher. In each position, she provided analytical support to the public finance banking team. Linda attended the University of Wisconsin and holds Series 7, 53 and 63 licenses.