The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Tuesday announced its officers and Board of Directors members who will begin their terms on October 1, 2013. Daniel Heimowitz, Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets, will serve as Chair of the MSRB. Joseph J. Geraci, Managing Director and Co-Head of Municipal Markets at Citi, will serve as Vice Chair. Officer terms are for one year.
The MSRB's new Board of Directors members represent the public as well as entities regulated by the MSRB. New public representatives are Robert P. Cochran, Co-Managing Director and Chairman of the Board at Build America Mutual Assurance Company; Lakshmi Kommi, Director of Debt Management for the City of San Diego, California; Christopher M. Ryon, Managing Director at Thornburg Investment Management; and Colleen Woodell, former Chief Credit Officer of Global Corporate and Government Ratings for Standard & Poor's.