Paul Donna
Paul R. Donna Managing Director

Paul joined Baird in 2014 and leads Baird’s public finance operations in Minnesota. Paul has more than 30 years of investment banking and municipal advisory experience. He offers innovative debt management solutions and exceptional underwriting expertise to municipalities, counties, schools, utilities, special districts, states and healthcare institutions in Minnesota, Iowa, North and South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri. Paul’s expertise is broad and includes serving as underwriter or placement agent for debt secured by general obligation, essential and alternative revenue supported financings, as well as lease purchase/certificate of participation transactions. Prior to joining Baird, Paul served as a public finance investment banker for two regional broker-dealers and a municipal advisory firm. Paul earned his Bachelor of Science in Economics from St. Cloud State University.