The MSRB is seeking a new CEO to lead the self-regulatory organization charged by Congress with safeguarding the approximately $4 trillion municipal securities market and protecting investors, issuers and the public interest. This webpage will be updated with information about the search process as it becomes available.

Contact Information

The MSRB Board of Directors created a CEO Search Special Committee and retained global executive search firm Spencer Stuart to facilitate a broad, nationwide search.

Inquiries and information may be directed to and will remain confidential. The MSRB welcomes feedback from market stakeholders to inform the search process.

Position and Candidate Specification

On January 8, 2020, the MSRB Board of Directors released information on the qualifications it seeks in a new CEO.

Interim Leadership

The Board named MSRB Chief Financial Officer Nanette Lawson as interim CEO effective October 1, 2019, following the retirement of Lynnette Kelly, who led the MSRB for 12 years.


Leah Szarek
Director, Communications