Ruth to speak on NYC's post-Sept. 11 fiscal challenge, Feb. 14
Posted February 8, 2002; 03:45 p.m.
Heather Ruth, the former president and chief executive officer of the Bond Market Association will present a lecture titled "New York City's Fiscal Challenge Post-Sept. 11" at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, in Bowl 1, Robertson Hall.
The Bond Market Association represents securities firms and banks that underwrite, trade and sell debt securities in the United States and internationally, serving as an advocate for the dealer community. Ruth left her position of 18 years at the association after overseeing a period of unprecedented growth in the association's scope and effectiveness. She has been consulting and traveling while writing a book since May 2001.
Prior to her tenure with the association, Ruth served as executive director of the Municipal Assistance Corp. for New York City. She has long been involved in the fiscal affairs of the city and served as a pro-bono member of its Financial Control Board from 1995 to 1998. Ruth earned her master in public affairs degree from the Woodrow Wilson School in 1967.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs' Office of Graduate Career Services .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601