With over 30 years of experience in economic analysis and forecasting, Dr. Henry Fishkind is widely regarded as one of Florida’s premiereconomists and financial advisors. Dr. Fishkind’s career began in the public sector where he worked as an economist and associate professor at the University of Florida. In 1980 Dr. Fishkind became the associate director for programs at the University of Florida’s Bureau of Economic and Business Research. During his tenure at the university, Dr. Fishkind served from 1979-1981 on the governor’s economic advisory board. He began his career as a private sector consultant when he became president of M.G. Lewis Econometrics in Winter Park, Florida. In 1988 Dr. Fishkind formed Fishkind & Associates, Inc. as a full service economic and financial consulting firm.
From 2001-2003 Dr. Fishkind was a member of Governor Bush’s Council of Economic Advisors, and also served on the board of directors of Engle Homes, Summit Properties, and ABT Funds until the companies were sold.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Project Finance & Feasibility
Financial Analysis & Advisory
Privacy & Intellectual Property
Fiscal Impact Analysis
Real Estate Economics
Chairman, FLSAFE 2008 – 2011
Managing Partner, Woodbridge Vintage Chips 1994 – 2007
President, Fishkind & Associates, Inc. 1988 – Present
President, M.G. Lewis Econometrics, Inc. 1984 – 1987
Associate Director for Programs, Bureau of Economics & Business Research, University of Florida 1980 – 1983
Economist/Associate Professor, University of Florida 1975 – 1983
Director PFM Financial Services, LLC 2019 – Present
Indiana University, Doctor of Philosophy, Economics 1975
Syracuse University, BA, Economics, 1971
Municipal Advisor MSRB License # 867-01196
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission # K1055
SELECT CLIENT LIST
City of Miami
Colonial Properties Trust
Florida Power Corporation
Forrest City Enterprises
Kitson & Partners
Major Central FL. Attraction CO.
Starwood Land Ventures, LLC.
State of Florida
State of Pennsylvania
U.S. Department of Justice
Waste Management, Inc.