Keith Schmitz
I enjoy public finance because I get to help municipalities achieve financial goals and realize the visions for their communities.

Keith Schmitz

Public Finance Manager
Keith Schmitz

Keith manages Ehlers’ Bond Marketing & Sales and Paying Agent Services Teams, overseeing all aspects of bond sales and the completion and distribution of documents relating to early redemptions, defeasances and refundings.  He also manages our Investment Trading Desk, providing operational and analytical support for the Investment Team. Prior to joining Ehlers in 2014, Keith spent six years with Piper Jaffray & Co.

Keith resides in St. Louis Park and enjoys spending time outdoors with family and friends. Mountain biking, spending time at the cabin and checking out all the amazing Minnesota breweries are among his favorite pastimes.

Areas of Expertise

Debt Issuance & Management

  • Bond Sales
  • Competitive Bond Sale Coordination
  • Paying Agent Services
  • Fixed Income Trading
  • Cash Flow Forecasting
  • Revenue Projecting


Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, St. Cloud State University