Mr. Whitlock joined SAMCO in 2009 as Managing Director in Dallas, Texas. Mr. Whitlock has over two decades of experience in the financial industry, including most recently 12 years at Citigroup where he served as Trader, Underwriter and most recently Regional Manager of the Dallas office. He is well versed in areas of Texas municipal finance business, and has many years of experience trading and underwriting a broad spectrum of municipal credits. Mr. Whitlock attended The University of Missouri for his undergraduate degree, and The University of Dallas for his Masters Degree. He is a former board member of The Municipal Advisory Council of Texas. Mr. Whitlock is registered with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority as a Municipal Securities Principal (Series 53) and General Securities Representative (Series 7) and Limited Representative—Investment Banking (Series 79) and holds a Uniform Securities Agent State Law License (Series 63).