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Cathy A. Bell has recently joined Stern Brothers as Managing Director. Ms. Bell is an attorney and an investment banker with over 25 years of municipal finance experience. In her career, Ms. Bell has participated in the sale of over $75 billion in municipal bonds and has served as senior manager on over $12 billion in municipal bonds for issuers across the United States. Ms. Bell joined Stern Brothers from CastleOak Securities where she assisted the firm in helming its entry into municipal finance. Previously Ms. Bell worked as Managing Director in the New York office of Loop Capital Markets, where she assisted that firm in expanding its market share in the Northeast, and before that as a Senior Vice President at M. R. Beal & Co. and Advest. Ms. Bell previously served as General Counsel to the New York State Financial Control Board for the City of New York.
Ms. Bell graduated from Howard University, magna cum laude, and has a juris doctor degree from Columbia University School of Law. Ms. Bell holds Series 53 and 7 FINRA licenses.