Governor  Dannel P. Malloy

Cash Management

2016 Public Finance Outlook Conference

Mayoral panel

Among the speakers at the 2016 Public Finance Outlook Conference were, left to right, Mayors Joseph Ganim of Bridgeport, Toni Harp of New Haven and Luke Bronin of Hartford. At right is Christine Stuart, editor in chief of, who moderated the panel. The conference included the 21st annual investor meeting of the Short-Term Investment Fund and an update of the Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. It was held on March 31, 2016 at the Rentschler Field Stadium Club, East Hartford.


Nappier speaking 

State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier offered opening remarks.

Treasurer Nappier and Carmen Sierra
Treasurer Nappier is pictured with Carmen Sierra of the City of Hartford.  

Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim is at left, with New Haven Mayor Toni Harp and Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin listening.  

Ritta McLaughlin
Ritta McLaughlin, Chief Education Officer of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, speaks on "Putting EMMA to Work for You - Click, Call, Comply."  

Larry Wilson and Nick Perna
Lawrence Wilson, Assistant Treasurer for Cash Management, introduces Economist Nick Perna, who offered a state and national economic update.  

Deborah Spalding and Michael Terry

Treasury speakers included Deborah Spalding, Chief Investment Officer, and Michael Terry, Principal Investment Officer for Short-Term Investments.  

Veteran owner bond underwriters 

A panel of Veteran-Owned Bond Underwriters featured, left to right, Richard Tilghman, Managing Director of Mischler Financial Group; Jerry Majetich, Vice President of Veteran Initiatives of Drexel Hamilton LLC; and Frank McKenna, Managing Director of Academy Securities. At right is Sarah Sanders, Assistant Treasurer for Debt Management, who moderated the panel.

Photography: Frank Prater