Spicer Consulting Group (SCG) focuses on helping municipalities form, annex, and administer land-secured special financing districts. SCG provides these specialized services strictly to public agencies and have built strong relationships forged on providing an unmatched level of service. SCG works as an extension of staff allowing our partners to focus their energy on their primary job responsibilities.
SCG partners with local agencies to fund vital infrastructure and services to meet the needs of their constituents. The professionals at SCG offer our clients a number of options to meeting their funding needs. SCG values the agency’s goals and unique circumstances each project presents to identify viable solutions consistent with the policies of the agency.
SCG associates have provided full service support to over 50 municipalities in all areas of municipal finance for land secured special districts throughout the state of California. The experts at SCG are specialized in providing special tax consulting, assessment engineering, annual administration, and continuing disclosure services to its partner agencies. SCG is committed to providing top-notched personalized service to the local public agencies they serve.
Mr. Spicer has been providing land secured finance consulting services to a variety of public agencies throughout the state of California. He has been assisting these agencies with their formation, bond sales, and administration for special financing districts including Assessment Districts, Community Facilities Districts, and Landscape and Lighting Maintenance Districts. Mr. Spicer specializes in working with public agencies to identify viable revenue opportunities in order to establish these special financing districts to provide vital infrastructure and/or services to their communities. Mr. Spicer has been providing these services for over more than twelve years.
Mr. Spicer has specialized in providing formation services through establishing more than 40 facilities and services financing districts for municipalities. Mr. Spicer has participated in forming capital facilities Community Facilities Districts for the largest land secured financing agencies in the State of California. He has also worked with the City of Desert Hot Springs, City of Santee, City of Wildomar, Ventura County Flood Control District, City of Menifee, City of Corona, Jurupa Community Services District, and the City of Lake Elsinore in establishing maintenance services districts for landscaping, lighting, drainage, and etc. Mr. Spicer has recently assisted a number of agencies including, City of Wildomar, City of Corona, City of Menifee, and the City of Lake Elsinore in establishing public safety and fire Community Facilities Districts.
Mr. Spicer has also participated in a number of municipal bond transactions totaling more than $300M in debt issuances. Mr. Spicer provides comprehensive services related to these bond transactions which have included single facilities district and multiple improvement area new money bond issuances, bond refinancing’s, and senior and subordinate structured financings.
In addition to providing formation and bond sale support services Mr. Spicer has worked with a number of City, County, and Water District agencies to provide sound business practices for administering these special financing districts. Mr. Spicer has been involved in all aspects of the administration process working with these public agencies from identifying missing revenues, establishing comprehensive disclosure policies, insuring accurate tax enrollments, including acting as a liaison to inform and educate the community and the legislative body of any issues they may be facing with their special financing program.
Managing Director and founding member of SCG – Spicer Consulting Group
June 2016- Present
Director at Albert A. Webb Associates
May 2006 – June 2016
Financial Analyst at NBS Government Finance Group
August 2004 – May 2006
Member of California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO)
Member of Government Finance Officers
Member of Commission on Assessments Special Tax and Other Financing Facilities (CASTOFF)
California Special Districts Association (CSDA)
BS, Physical Science, Emphasis in Mathematics
California Baptist College
MBA, Business Administration, Emphasis in Finance
California State University San Bernardino
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