George K. Baum & Company is a privately held corporation. The Firm was incorporated in 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of George K. Baum Holdings, Inc. GKB has had three CEOs in its history (George K. Baum, G. Kenneth Baum and Jonathan E. Baum). The President, William H. Coughlin, has been with the Firm for more than 45 years.

Jonathan E. Baum
Jonathan E. BaumCEO, George K. Baum & Company
Director of Investment Banking, George K. Baum Capital Advisors
William H. Coughlin
William H. CoughlinPresident
George K. Baum & Company


Dana L. Bjornson
Dana L. BjornsonExecutive Vice President, 
George K. Baum & Company
Ed Steinauer
Ed SteinauerExecutive Vice President 
Co-Manager, Municipal Finance Division


Guy Yandel
Guy YandelExecutive Vice President
& Co-Manager,
Municipal Finance Division
Andy Sears
Andy SearsExecutive Vice President
& General Counsel
Paula Hahn
Paula HahnSenior Vice President, Human Resources
George K. Baum & Company