Econ Club executive board

Christine Cheng

Co-President

Sano Nagai

Co-President

Joseph Lu

VP of Finance

Suhail Thahir

ECO Liaison

Noah Goldstein

AMS Director & Tutoring Chair

Ryan Kim

Social Chair

Jake Zhang

Marketing Chair

Christine Cheng - Co-President

Year / Major

Second Year / Undeclared

Other Involvements

Hackcville, CHN Yearbook Committee, Chinese Students & Scholars Society, Outdoors Club

Plans After Graduation

Planning on going to Grad School

Favorite Econ Class:

Game Theory

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Go to office hours and do not be afraid to ask questions

Sano Nagai - Co-President

Year / Major

Second Year / Economics

Other Involvements

Program Coordinator for Economics Career Office (ECO), Virginia Dance Company, VISAS, Japan Club (Academic Chair), Women in Computing Sciences

Plans After Graduation

Plan on pursuing a career in business and technology, and am also interested in working abroad!

Favorite Econ Class:

ECON 4220 and ECON 4020 

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Don’t be afraid to ask around and take advantage of all of the resources the Econ Department has to offer!

Joseph Lu - VP of Finance

Year / Major

Second Year / Economics

Other Involvements

Wushu, VISAS, HackCville, Japan Club

Plans After Graduation

Eventually retire...

Favorite Econ Class:

Econ 3110 and Econ 4720

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Explore around and try out different electives to see the breadth and depth of economics and its connections to basically every other subject.

Suhail Thahir - ECO Liaison

Year / Major

Third Year / Economics

Other Involvements

Cavalier Marching Band, Muslim Student Association, International Relations Organizations

Plans After Graduation

N/A

Favorite Econ Class:

Auction Theory

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Talk to Professors and do readings on your own!

Noah Goldstein - AMS Director & Tutoring Chair

Year / Major

First Year / Economics

Other Involvements

First Year Council, FBLA (Social Chair), Virginia Ambassadors

Plans After Graduation

Law School

Favorite Econ Class:

ECON 2010 

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Get to know your professors and get involved in Econ Club (apply for Alfred Marshall Society in the Fall)!

Ryan Kim - Social Chair

Year / Major

Second Year / Pre-Commerce & Economics

Other Involvements

Global Markets Group, Virginia Alpine Ski and Snowboard Team, Madison House Tutoring

Plans After Graduation

Plan to pursue a career in consulting

Favorite Econ Class:

ECON 2060

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Take advantage of going to office hours!

Jiakai (Jake) Zhang - Marketing Chair

Year / Major

First Year / Economics & Math

Other Involvements

Chinese Student and Scholar Society; Enactus; The Alfred Marshall Society

Plans After Graduation

Wall Street / Grad School

Favorite Econ Class:

Econ 3020 (Intermediate Macroeconomics)

Advice For Future Econ Majors:

Join Econ Club.