Jill Schmidt is a Vice President in the Public Finance Southeastern Region at Assured Guaranty, where she is a municipal underwriter across a variety of sectors. Jill joined Assured Guaranty in June of 2010. Prior to joining Assured Guaranty, Jill spent three years in Fitchs Global Power Investor Owned Utilities Group.Jill also spent five years at FGIC underwriting Public Finance transactions and additionally surveilling Investor Owned Utilities and Public Power transactions. Jill started her career as a research analyst at Moodys Investors Service in 2000, spending the majority of her time as a municipal analyst in the Southeastern region. Jill earned her Masters degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Investments from Baruch College, and gained her undergraduate degree in Accounting from Clarkson University. Jill is also a member of the Municipal Analysts Group of New York, National Federation of Municipal Analysts and Women in Public Finance.
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