U. S. Williams, Jr.
Managing Director, Houston
Estrada Hinojosa & Co., Inc. Board of Directors
Since 1992, Mr. Williams has served as Principal Banker on financings totaling over $45 billion. Most recently leading the firm’s efforts as co-financial advisor to the North Texas Tollway Authority $2.5 billion System Revenue Refunding Bonds, Series 2017A and 2017B. Mr. Williams serves on the firm's-financial advisory teams to the Dallas Independent School District; the Cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, as well as having a key role on the financing teams of the Cities of Hempstead and Forest Hills; Dallas Housing Development Corporation; Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport; Denver International Airport; Dallas Area Rapid Transit; Dallas County Community College District; and North Texas Tollway Authority.
Prior to joining Estrada Hinojosa, Mr. Williams was with First Southwest Company, working directly for Texas cities and school districts. At Estrada Hinojosa, Mr. Williams has served as underwriter for municipal issuers in Texas, Colorado, and Georgia, where he participated on financing teams for the City of Atlanta, Denver International Airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and the North Texas Tollway Authority. He has also served as Banker on many Senior and Co-Managing Underwriter on financings for numerous Texas cities (including his native Beaumont), counties, and school districts, as well as the North Texas Healthcare Facilities Corporation, Texas A&M University, and other political subdivisions. Mr. Williams serves on the Board of Directors of Estrada Hinojosa & Company, Inc.