Marc Paskulin is a Executive Vice President with George K. Baum & Company's National Housing Finance group and has been with the Firm for more than 20 years, specializing in single family financings. He has been influential in developing competitive financing programs for local housing finance agencies in Arizona, California, Illinois, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. Mr. Paskulin has successfully negotiated strategic alliances between regional banks and local housing agencies to create CRA-based down payment assistance programs.

Mr. Paskulin has also developed structured financings and market rate programs for state agencies in Alaska, Arizona, California, Illinois, Louisiana, Ohio and Texas. He has been instrumental in developing extensive retail and wholesale lender networks, optimizing lending programs and advising on effective market rate (TBA) programs.

Prior to joining GKB, Mr. Paskulin was an Assistant Vice President within the Structured Finance Group of Moody's Investors Services. He holds a Master in Economics from Fordham University and a BA in History from McGill University. Mr. Paskulin is based in California and is a key member of GKB's committee focused on identifying new housing financing techniques and opportunities.