Brian Brewer was named Public Finance Director on January 1, 2018 after serving as Manager of Baird’s Milwaukee Public Finance office. In addition to overseeing Baird Public Finance, Brian continues to maintain his banking relationships by creating financial solutions for the clients he serves. Brian’s experience includes providing municipal underwriting, advisory and placement agent services to school districts, counties, municipalities and technical colleges in Wisconsin. Joining the firm in 1997 as a financial analyst, Brian utilizes his quantitative experience to develop customized, cost-efficient financing plans that meet the specific needs of his clients in the primary areas of long-term debt management, capital planning, and issuance of both public and private securities offerings. Brian graduated cum laude with his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Marquette University.