Mr. Dills joined Ponder & Co. in 2017. As an analyst in the Capital Advisory Group, he is primarily responsible for providing quantitative analysis in structuring complex financing transactions. He has been involved in a variety of healthcare transactions, including fixed and floating rate bond structures, taxable and tax-exempt, in the public and private capital markets.
Mr. Dills has participated in over $4 billion of transactions for NFP healthcare systems, senior living facilities, and universities. He has worked with a variety of clients, from large multi-state systems to small stand-alone hospitals. Mr. Dills has completed financings for Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, Ballad Health, Baptist South Florida, CHRISTUS Health, Valley Health System, and Vanderbilt University, among others.
Mr. Dills holds a B.A. in Neuroscience with a minor in Financial Economics from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He is a registered Municipal Advisor (Series 50).