Joseph Darcy, Board Member

Joseph Darcy is a member of the Board of Directors of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) and serves on the Finance Committee, the Nominating and Governance Committee, the CEO Search Special Committee and the Governance Review Special Committee. He is retired and a former executive vice president and sector head for municipal fixed income at the Hartford Fire Insurance Company, where he oversaw and managed a $15 billion taxable and tax-exempt municipal bond portfolio. In 2016, he served on the MSRB’s Investor Advisory Committee. 

Previously, Joe was senior vice president and portfolio manager of tax-exempt fixed income at The Dreyfus Corporation, a BNY Mellon Asset Management subsidiary, where in addition to his primary portfolio duties, he oversaw the research and trading staff that supported over $24 billion in short- and long-term assets. Earlier, Joe was vice president and portfolio manager in tax-exempt management at Merrill Lynch Asset Management. 

He began his career as an institutional sales and marketing specialist in municipal fixed income at Prudential Securities Inc. Joe has a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Joe's term with the MSRB Board expires September 30, 2022.