Gary Smith, CPA
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As his client’s fiduciary, Gary leverages his connections with top legal & financial professionals in the State, along with his experience in economic development and municipal finance, to tailor custom solutions for his clients. By taking a holistic approach, Gary’s goal is to create effective solutions that consider both flexibility and risk assessment.
Gary Smith, CPA (Senior Manager) has led the Municipal Finance & Economic Development teams since 2017 and holds a senior management position at RFG.
Gary’s primary practices involve municipal finance (general obligation/revenue bonds, notes, arbitrage advising, etc.), tax impact analysis and economic development (TIF) reporting. He has been involved in several major TIF industrial development projects, working with both Fortune 500 companies as well as local developers across the State of Indiana.
Gary is proficient in the Department of Local Government Finance Gateway TIF and debt reporting programs as well as Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) compliance through the Electronic Municipal Market Access (EMMA) Dataport.
Gary regularly presents to local units of government on debt financing, economic development activities and opportunities. He has been a guest speaker for the Redevelopment Association of Indiana (RAI) and is actively involved with Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (AIM) on promoting economic development within the State of Indiana.
Gary joined RFG in the Fall of 2012. Upon receiving his degree in business with a concentration in accounting from Indiana University in 2013, he pursued his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification. Gary is a registered municipal advisor with the Securities and Exchange Commission.