Michael J. Loguercio, President, CIPMA
During Mr. Loguercio’s ten years at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, his numerous positions included roles as a staff accountant, budget analyst and benefits coordinator. He is now entering his sixteenth year at Munistat Services. He has served as guest lecturer at the school business officer certification course at C.W. Post and has spoken to numerous boards and organizations on issuer-related matters. Mr. Loguercio serves as a member of the volunteer fire department in Mount Sinai and as the Department Treasurer. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Hunter College of the City University of New York. Mr. Loguercio is a Series 50 Qualified Municipal Advisor Representative.
Noah H. Nadelson, Chief Executive Officer, CIPMA
Prior to joining Munistat in August of 2002, Mr. Nadelson’s career started in 1997 as an Investment Advisor in the corporate headquarters of UBS PaineWebber in New York, NY. Working with a team of advisors in the Private Client Group, he was responsible for constructing municipal bond portfolios for institutional investors and high net worth individuals. He has served as guest lecturer at the school business officer certification course at C.W. Post and has spoken to numerous boards and organizations on issuer-related matters. Mr. Nadelson is a member of the NYS GFOA, Long Island Village Clerks and Treasurers Association, and the NYS Association of School Business Officials. He is also a member of the Municipal Bond Club of New York and has taught at the “Bond School” held at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association on the role of Financial Advisors. He is a registered Municipal Advisor (Series 50) and has been licensed as a General Securities Representative (NASD, Series 7), as a Uniform Securities Analyst (NASD, Series 63), as a Registered Investment Advisor (NASD, Series 65). He received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Robert F. Sikora, Founder, CIPMA
Mr. Sikora founded Munistat Services, Inc. in 1977. He has a B.A. from Duke University and an M.B.A. from CUNY Baruch College. He held positions as a Municipal Finance Analyst for the Nassau-Suffolk Bi-County Regional Planning Commission, Municipal Bond Rating Analyst for Moody’s Investors Service, and Financial Advisor to local governments and school districts in New York State for the Municipal Consulting Service of Marine Midland Bank before founding Munistat. He served as a member of the Long Island Regional Council of the NYS GFOA from its inception until 2008. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors and as a President of the National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors (NAIPFA, now NAMA – National Association of Municipal Advisors). Mr. Sikora remains of-counsel to Munistat.
Ginger Peters, Senior Vice President
Throughout her more than 20 year career with Munistat, Ms. Peters has become an integral part of the team. Ms. Peters works closely with the advisors on the coordination and marketing of bond and note issues, including the preparation of Official Statements and Notices of Sale. Ms. Peters provides leadership to the staff for administrative tasks and the day to day operations of managing the office.
Tom Cartwright, Assistant Vice President
Mr. Cartwright joined Munistat in 2011 after receiving his M.B.A in Finance from Dowling College. Prior to Dowling, Mr. Cartwright attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics while minoring in Business Administration. While attending Stony Brook University, he was the part of the Stony Brook Roller Hockey Club where he held the roles of Treasurer, Vice President, President, and after graduating he became a member of the club’s coaching staff. During his time at Munistat, Mr. Cartwright has completed advanced courses in DBC Finance and is the point of contact for performing quantitative analysis for new money financings and refundings. He has also assisted various municipalities with multi-year projections and debt management affordability models. Mr. Cartwright’s professional associations include: the New York State Association of School Business Officials (NYSASBO), the New York State Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and a member of the National Association of Municipal Advisors (NAMA). Mr. Cartwright is a Series 50 Qualified Municipal Advisor Representative.
Katy Vazquez, Associate
Ms. Vazquez recently joined the team at Munistat. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Finance & Investments from CUNY Baruch College. Prior to Munistat, Ms. Vazquez worked for a national insurance company in the claims department, negotiating bodily injury cases resulting from auto accidents. She became a Supervisor where her role shifted to monitoring and auditing associate’s files to ensure compliance. She then worked for one of the top personal injury law firms in New York as a Case Manager. At Munistat, Ms. Vazquez has assisted clients with the preparation of rating agency presentations and annual disclosure documents. She has been focusing on maintaining and building client relationships with all market participants, and furthering industry initiatives through her involvement in various local government and school district professional organizations. Ms. Vazquez is also a member of Northeast Women in Public Finance (NEWPF).
Joseph Nocerino, Vice President
Prior to joining Munistat, Mr. Nocerino was a twelve year investment banking veteran in the public finance departments of Piper Jaffray & Co. and Jefferies LLC, respectively. Mr. Nocerino was responsible for managing the firm’s banking efforts for local municipalities in the State of New York. Mr. Nocerino has a detailed familiarity with New York State Local Finance Law. He has a thorough working knowledge of debt structuring, technical analysis, and negotiations with the rating agencies and providers of credit enhancement. Mr. Nocerino has developed an extensive skillset in quantitative analysis and cash flow, debt capacity and refunding modeling while facilitating the execution of a high volume of transactions. He has served as banker on over 200 senior managed transactions for governmental entities in New York State. He currently holds his Series 50 (Municipal Advisor Representative), Series 7 (General Securities Representative) and Series 63 (Uniform Securities Analyst) licenses. Mr. Nocerino is a graduate of Fordham University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics.