Independent Public Advisors, LLC is an independent municipal advisory firm that does not engage in underwriting activities. IPA is a registered Municipal Advisor, pursuant to amended Section 15B of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
President and owner Tionna Pooler has over 20 years of experience in municipal finance, having advised a number of jurisdictions primarily in the Midwest. Her broad experience includes financial planning for cities, community colleges, water and sewer districts, counties and state departments of transportation. Ms. Pooler holds both Series 50 and Series 54 designations.
IPA is certified as a Disadvantaged, Minority, and/or Woman Owned Business Enterprise by the following agencies:
City of Kansas City, Missouri
Illinois Department of Central Management Services
Missouri Regional Certification Committee
Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority (Tennessee)
New York State Department of Economic Development
State of Missouri Office of Equal Opportunity
Wisconsin Unified Certification Program
Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority (North Carolina)
City of Toledo, Ohio