Craig Johnson is an Executive Vice President and the head trader of George K. Baum & Company's Capital Markets Group. Mr. Johnson transacts tax-exempt and taxable fixed-income securities in the secondary market. Additionally, he oversees the secondary trading operations, which include the distribution, marketing and sales for all of George K. Baum & Company's secondary offerings. With more than 14 years of experience in the municipal finance industry, his areas of expertise include single and multifamily mortgage revenue bonds, zero coupon bonds and general market paper in the western region of the United States. Mr. Johnson joined George K. Baum & Company in 2000 as a member of the Firm's Short-Term Note & Derivatives Desk. He then moved to the Secondary Trading Desk, where he has remained since the fall of 2001. Mr. Johnson graduated from Colorado State University's College of Business with an emphasis in Finance.