About Us

Guardian Advisors, LLC can work with Issuers’ attorneys in preparing ordinances and resolutions, can participate actively with local officials in all matters relating to it finances and economic development. Its experience in creating bond issues in its fiscal capacity contributes significantly to its expertise in preparing budgets, developing financial forecasts and assisting with economic development issues.

Stephen L. Bates

President and Chief Manager
A lifelong resident of Hohenwald, Tennessee, Mr. Bates has been in public finance for over 20 years. He specializes in providing municipal advisory services to local government entities.
Affiliations:
Ambassador to The Board of Trustees, Columbia State Community College Education Foundation
Associate member: Tennessee Association of Utility Districts (T.A.U.D.)
Past Advisory Council member: Double Creek Retreat