Steph Chichester , MBA

President, North Slope Capital Advisors , Denver , Colorado

Since 1992, Ms. Stephanie Chichester has advised on over $15 billion in tax-exempt financings for higher education institutions around the country including borrowings secured by a wide range of revenue pledges. Her experience includes fixed and variable rate bond offerings, bank direct purchases, interest rate swaps, commercial paper programs and public-private partnerships. Steph began her career as an analyst at Smith Barney in New York City, led the National Higher Education Practice at A.G. Edwards and covered higher education clients in the Rocky Mountain region at Morgan Stanley before leaving to open North Slope Capital Advisors in the spring of 2008. Since inception, North Slope Capital has served as financial advisor on over 200 transactions totaling over $9 billion in par.

Ms. Chichester’s professional and community service has included board seats on the Colorado Commission on Higher Education and Girls Inc., and volunteer service for the National Charity League and United Way. She holds an MBA from the University of Colorado, a BS in Finance from University of Northern Colorado and is currently working on another BS in Mathematics at Indiana University.