Banking Team

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Elizabeth Jick
Managing Director

Elizabeth Jick is a founding Managing Director of Zions' Non-Profit Investment Banking Group. Previously, Elizabeth was the Managing Director of the Public Finance Department at Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. for 16 years. She currently serves as Trustee for various non-profit institutions, including Gann Academy (Past President), Beaver Country Day School (Past President), Facing History & Ourselves (Past Treasurer), Combined Jewish Philanthropies and the New England AJC.

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Susan Winshall
Managing Director

Susan Winshall is a founding Managing Director of the Non-Profit Investment Banking Group. She has focused on public finance her entire career, starting at Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. in 1985, prior to joining Zions in 2001. Susan serves in a senior investment banking capacity, and provides comprehensive debt financing services to a diverse range of non-profit and municipal clients throughout the country.

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Andrew Artusa
Managing Director

Andrew Artusa is Managing Director of Zions Bank’s municipal financial advisory affiliate NSB Public Finance, and assists the non-profit investment banking group with quantitative support and transaction execution. Over the past 13 years, Mr. Artusa has served as financial advisor on over $20.3 billion in bonds, including general obligation, special improvement district, tax increment, variable rate demand bonds, commercial paper programs and lease purchase financings.

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Galina Oknin
Senior Analyst

Galina Oknin, Senior Analyst, is responsible for assisting the Non-Profit Banking Group with tax-exempt and taxable bond financing and counseling services. Galina received her Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance from Brandeis University’s International Business School and is currently enrolled in the CFA program. Galina received her Bachelor of Science in Finance from Suffolk University. Galina worked as a Fund Administration Financial Reporting Analyst in State Street Global Services and worked previously in the Claims Group at John Hancock Life Insurance Company, both located in Boston, MA.

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Chip Loughridge
Capital Markets

Charles (Chip) Loughridge, based in Salt Lake City, runs Zions Bank’s national municipal bond sales and trading desk and oversees the underwriting and remarketing of the department's tax-exempt and taxable debt financings. Chip has over 30 years of trading, underwriting and customer service experience.

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Jon Bronson
SVP/Managing Director

Jon Bronson is Senior Vice President and Director of Public Finance. He has over 27 years of experience in the investment banking industry and manages the public finance activities of Zions. He currently serves as Financial Advisor to the Public Sector and has assisted in the issuance of over $9 billion of debt offerings. Jon graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. degree in finance in 1986 and an MBA degree in 1988. He holds Series 50, 52 and 53 securities licenses. He previously worked at Dain Bosworth, Inc. and the Utah Department of Financial Institutions. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Utah Association of the Special Districts, the Utah Executive Water Finance Board, the Jordan River Commission, and is also a Board member of Home Savings Bank.

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Catherine McCarthy

Catherine McCarthy joined Zions in 2008. She is responsible for Public Finance administraton for the Boston office. She oversees all aspects of the office administration, proposal preparation and all computer technology operations. Catherine received her bachelor of Science in Business concentration in Marketing from Merrimack College.

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Philip Lam

Philip Lam serves as Public Finance Analyst, responsible for assisting with tax-exempt and taxable non-profit bond financing and services within Zions’ Boston’s Public Finance Investment Banking Group. Phil graduated from Indiana University in 2017 with a BS in Finance and is currently enrolled in the CFA program. Prior to joining the bank, Philip worked as an income analyst at Bank of New York Mellon.

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  • Established Farmer Mac Lender
  • The Corporate Trust Department administers over $45 billion in municipal and asset-backed securities nationwide
  • Established SBA, 504 and (7A) Lender
  • Municipal Financial Advisor (KNN) affiliate included on Thomson Reuters Decade's Top Financial Advisors (2000-2009)


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