Dana Bunting is a Senior Managing Director and Head of Sales and Business Development at Kroll Bond Rating Agency. She brings over 30 years of experience across investment banking and rating agencies. Dana joined KBRA from Goldman Sachs, after 21 years in the public-sector and infrastructure group within that firm’s investment-banking division. There she served as the lead banker for numerous state and city governments, including infrastructure, transportation, housing, and higher-education clients throughout the United States. Bunting began her career at Standard and Poor's, where she spent nine years as a credit analyst in the ratings groups responsible for mortgage-revenue bonds and structured finance. She later developed criteria and chaired rating committees. Bunting holds a BS in Business Administration from Gettysburg College.
Dana was the first recipient of the Women in Public Finance “She’s Our Hero” award, given to public-finance professionals who demonstrate excellence in their field.