Richard Alan Sessa, M.Sci.




After completing his M.Sci. in Applied Economics, Sessa joined the Florida Chamber of Commerce as their Research and Public Policy Manager. He managed the research team and worked on various public and private consulting projects. 

Sessa graduated Summa Cum Laude in three years from the Florida State University with a B.S. in Economics and Political Science. He spent his summers selling running shoes, washing airplanes, and working at a car dealership.


Driven by intellectual curiosity and a desire to become top flight economist, Sessa began his doctoral studies at Clemson University after receiving a fully funded fellowship. 


Sessa is currently on the Fall 2017 economics job market and looks forward to discussing private sector and academic research opportunities.