RBC Capital Investments
Rod Carter, Chair of the Audit Committee, is a Managing Director, K-12 Sector Head – Fixed Income Banking, of RBC Capital Markets, a division of the Royal Bank of Canada. He has 22 years of public finance experience working exclusively with school and community college districts throughout California. In 2004, Rod led in the successful passage of G.O. bond measures for California school and community college districts, which includes primarily building new facilities, totaling over $1.25 billion. He is also the National K-12 Education Sector Head for RBC Capital Markets. Rod works with school districts and community colleges assisting them with all of their capital financing needs. Prior to working with RBC, Rod worked for Sutro & Company, Bank of America, Security Pacific National Bank, and Crocker National Bank, as well as Pacific Mutual Life. He received his Bachelor’s degree from UCLA and his MBA from Claremont Graduate School.