Bond Buyer Acknowledges KNN Advisor Blake Boehm as a Rising Star within the Municipal Bond Industry

October 12, 2018

KNN Public Finance

Last week the Bond Buyer announced the recipients of its third annual Rising Stars program which showcases the brightest young minds in the municipal bond industry. We are proud to announce that KNN advisor Blake Boehm was one of the 2018 Bond Buyer Rising Star award recipients. Blake is a managing director and one of the principals of KNN Public Finance. He has over 13 years of experience providing comprehensive Municipal Advisory services to California K-12 school districts and community college districts.

Over his tenure, he has assisted K-14 education agencies throughout the State issue billions of dollars in municipal financings for all types of short-term and long-term securities. He works closely with education agencies to develop tailored bond programs to achieve their capital facilities funding needs. Blake is thoroughly involved throughout all phases of the financing process. He assists his clients from the initial strategic planning stages of a new bond election to ensuring the bond issuances align with facilities funding timelines.

“Blake is incredibly passionate about K-12 schools and community college districts. As a Municipal Advisor, he works tirelessly to protect his clients’ interests and is effective in helping them to develop and execute prudent plans of finance for their capital programs. I’m thrilled that the Bond Buyer is recognizing what we’ve known all along – that Blake is a 'Rising Star' within the municipal bond industry,” said David Leifer, KNN's Senior Managing Director.


Jessi Vasile
Communications Director