Independent Financial Advisor
As an independent financial advisory firm we have one goal: to help our clients structure the best financing solution for their project and organization, saving time and lowering costs in the process.
SJ Advisors’ professionals work in close partnership with clients. We first seek to understand your goals and constraints, then we help you navigate the twists and turns inherent in any complex financial transaction. We help you understand market dynamics, as well as the myriad options and details so that you can make better decisions along the way.
- Company founder and president Steve Johnson serves not-for-profit and governmental clients as financial advisor and/or swap advisor. Steve earned an MBA at The Wharton School, an M.S. in systems & controls engineering at the University of West Florida, and a B.S. in electrical engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Steve’s Bio
- Linda Port has nearly 25 years experience as a bond attorney, a partner at Mintz Levin and more recently at Greenberg Traurig. She earned her law degree at Boston College Law School and a Bachelor’s Degree in economics and public policy at Duke University. Linda’s Bio
- Joanne Thorndike has over 20 years experience working as a financial advisor to non-profits and governmental entities, most recently as a Managing Director at BLX Group LLC. She has an MBA from the FW Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and earned her BA in Economics at Colby College. Joanne’s Bio
SJ Advisors is an independent firm, so our advice is not limited by any pre-existing relationships or constrained to a specified set of available financial products. The firm is a veteran-owned small business and is registered with the SEC and MSRB.
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