The PFM Group Adds Transportation Finance Pro, Bolsters Service to Transportation Sector Clients

New York, NY, September 22, 2016…The PFM Group announced today that public finance pro, Mary Francoeur, has joined the firm in its New York, NY location. Ms. Francoeur has a proven track record, and more than 30 years’ experience serving public finance clients, specifically with infrastructure and transportation projects. She will join the Public Financial Management, Inc. / PFM Financial Advisors LLC (collectively referred to as PFM) transportation team as a Managing Director to serve clients nationally.

As the nation’s leading financial advisor to transportation clients including airports, state departments of transportation and highway agencies, mass transit, seaports and toll facilities, PFM has helped raise more than $78.2 billion in capital since 2011. “Adding Mary to the team highlights our commitment to transportation clients, deepening our knowledge of traditional and innovative funding options for much-needed projects nationwide,” said David Miller, Managing Director and head of PFM’s national transportation finance practice.

Prior to joining PFM, Ms. Francoeur served as a Managing Director for Assured Guaranty (Assured), where she was responsible for managing business development, underwriting due diligence and credit analysis, and transaction negotiation for infrastructure project finance and utilities, including public-private partnerships and projects using multi-lateral agencies, in the Americas. Prior to Assured, she worked at FGIC, Moody's and the Port Authority of NY & NJ.

Ms. Francoeur has a Master of Public Administration degree from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University where she also earned her Bachelor of Arts in newspaper journalism and political science. She is active within the municipal advisory community, specifically with the National Federation of Municipal Analysts, the Municipal Analysts Group of New York, the Board of Governors of the Municipal Forum of New York, the South Orange-Maplewood Adult School and is a founding member of the Board of the Northeast Women in Public Finance.

About the PFM Group
The PFM Group of companies are national leaders in providing independent financial advice, investment advisory services, and management and consulting services to local, state, and regional governments, non-profit, and other institutional clients. We are proud to help our clients meet their financial challenges with a broad array of products, backed by unquestioned professionalism and outstanding service. We are proud to help clients meet their financial challenges with a broad array of services, backed by unquestioned professionalism. For more than 40 years, the PFM Group has believed that the client’s interests always come first. Service is our top priority in everything we do, and it is delivered in every relationship following our core principles of Independence, Initiative, and Integrity.

The PFM Group of companies currently employs more than 600 individuals, serving a broad base of clients from locations in every region of the country.

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