Bruce Kimmel, CIPMA
It is always a unique challenge and opportunity to help each client define its objectives, evaluate possible approaches, then develop and execute a solution that is financially viable today and in future years.

Bruce Kimmel, CIPMA

Senior Municipal Advisor
Bruce Kimmel, CIPMA

Bruce brings 21 years of municipal and financial advisory experience to his clients in Minnesota, Colorado, and Kansas. His practice focuses on financing public utility infrastructure and other capital improvements, as well as analyzing and negotiating many forms of public participation in private development projects. His knowledge of capital budgeting and infrastructure finance helps Ehlers clients find creative, effective ways to fund essential improvements, while also mitigating future fiscal risks for the community.

Bruce lives in Saint Paul with his wife Meghan and their three children Gavin, Clare, and Laura. Away from work, Bruce enjoys traveling, reading historical fiction, and trying not to break his 130-year-old home.

Areas of Expertise

Debt Planning, Issuance & Management
Financial Management Planning
Economic & Housing Development


Bachelor of Arts – Political Science (magna cum laude), Amherst College
Master of Public Policy, Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government


Series 50 License
Certified Independent Professional Municipal Advisor
Economic Development Finance Professional

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Minnesota Government Finance Officers Association
ColoradoGovernment Finance Officers Association
Kansas Government Finance Officers Association