Laura Franke

Public Finance Advisor

Laura Franke serves in a Public Finance Advisory role.

Ms. Franke founded and led PFM Financial Advisors’ environmental finance practice, focused on tax-exempt financing solutions for renewable generation, energy efficiency, sustainability and related projects nationwide. Her services to clients included consulting, transaction advisory and financial program management along with traditional debt issuance. Prior to that, Ms. Franke was an underwriter in public finance with a focus on school districts.

Over her 30-year finance career, Ms. Franke has assisted a wide variety of public and private clients in many sectors. Her understanding of client goals related to capital projects and environmental initiatives, combined with her expertise in financing structures using unique incentives, has provided meaningful solutions to many.