2022-23 Events

These events are for M.S. in applied economics and finance students enrolled in cohort 2022-23 only.


  • ECON 294B Seminar Series

    ECON 294B: Weekly professional development seminars designed to present students with current working applications in various fields of applied economics and finance. Attendees are limited to 2022-2023 M.S. Applied Economics & Finance program students only. 


    • Wendy Dyer*, Senior Data Consultant, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research
    • Matt Jennings*, Managing Director - Transfer Pricing, Ernst and Young
    • Heather Claus*, CEO, FlexAxion
    • Dan Oliver*, Associate Director of Research, Washington Student Achievement Council
    • Katie He*, Quantitative Analyst, Welton Investments
    • LeBaron Meyers, Communications Specialist, Convey With Conviction/Santa Cruz Works
    • Eric Fischer*, Financial Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of New York 

    *UCSC M.S. APEF alumni


    • Leo Rosen*, Senior Institutional Research Analyst, IRAPS, UCSC
    • Aria Drake*, Research Assistant, Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC
    • Miguel Bueno*, Strategist @ Google
    • Ellen Trieu*, Senior Marketing Operations Manager, ScyllaDB
    • Andy Atkinson*, Principal Product Marketing Manager, Amazon Web Services
    • Brian Zacharias*, Director, Finance and Clinical Operations, Stanford School of Medicine