America Murillo is an Analyst in George K. Baum & Company’s Texas Public Finance office. She began her career in 2013 as a statistical data and membership specialist at the Texas Conference of SDA, a nonprofit organization. Some of her responsibilities included developing monthly demographic and financial statistical reports and administering the statewide membership database.
In 2015, she moved to Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings. As a ratings specialist, Ms. Murillo provided rating process support to various sectors in U.S. public finance, such as local government, public power and transportation, and higher education.
In 2017, Ms. Murillo was promoted to Analyst with S&P in the higher education sector. She conducted financial analyses on public and private universities as well as 501c3 organizations, providing value to the market through prospective credit opinions.
Ms. Murillo holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Southwestern Adventist University.