Supplying The World's Demand for Exceptional Economists
The Texas A&M University Economics Society (T.A.M.E.S.) is an academically based organization closely incorporated with the Department of Economics, that focuses on promoting both social and professional economic information and networking for economics majors and any student interested in the field of economics. We work to provide various speakers of notoriety, group discussion such as seminars, diffusion of information pertaining to employment and further education, and any other means which benefit the members of the Society.
President: Sofia Navarrete
Vice President: Madison Gibson
Treasurer: Jonathan Thompson
Coffee Talk Chair: Ruizi Chen
Marketing Chair: Annaliesa Flores
Secretary: Ashley Dennis
Management Chair: Eliza Smith
Faculty Advisor: Ben Klopack
Assistant Professor of Economics, Texas A&M University
Howdy! My name is Sofia Suarez Navarrete and I am a member of the Fightin' Texas Aggie class of 2021. I was born in Bogota, Colombia and raised in Katy, Texas! I'm pursuing a degree in Economics. I am incredibly excited and honored to be this years Texas A&M Economics Society President. But I am even more excited to meet all of you and hopefully help you guys into this organization to find all the great people and opportunities that I've been blessed to find.
Howdy! My name is Jonathan Thompson and I am a member Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2021. I was born in China and grew up in Coppell, Texas. I am currently in the Economics Fastrack Program and am glad to answer any questions you might have about the different ways you can use your Econ degree. I am excited to be your Treasurer and I look forward to all the amazing things we have planned this year.
Howdy! My name is Madison Gibson, and I am a member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of 2021. I am a part of a military family, so I have grown up all around America. Texas eventually stole my heart, and Texas A&M became my obvious choice for higher education. I transferred into Economics my sophomore year, and I would love to answer any questions you may have about my experiences or general questions about the department. I am so grateful to serve as your Vice President this year, and I really look forward to interacting with and meeting all of you throughout our time here at A&M.
Howdy! My name is Ashley Dennis, and I am a member of the Fightin' Texas Aggie Class of 2023. I was born in Montgomery, Texas, and I have lived in Texas all of my life! I am currently pursuing a B.S. in Economics and a minor in Mathematics. I hope to be a part of the Masters of Public Service and Administration program at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M. I'm so excited to be a part of this amazing organization and serve as Secretary. I hope to have the chance to get to know all of you!
Howdy! My name is Annaliesa Flores and I am a member of the Fightin' Texas Aggie Class of 2021. I was born and raised in Austin, Texas. I am a first generation Aggie currently pursuing a BS in Economics. I am very thrilled to be your Marketing Chair. I look forward to documenting and communicating all the great things we will do this year. I can't wait to get to know all of you! Please don't hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.
Howdy! My name is Eliza Smith and I’m a member of the Fightin Texas Aggie Class of 2021. I was born and raised in Houston, TX and I am pursuing my BS in Economics. I’m also a part of Class 9 of the Commercial Banking Program, and getting my Master’s in Financial management through Mays Fastrack program. I’d love to talk to you and answer any questions you have! I’m excited to serve as your management chair, and I look forward to meeting you!
Howdy! My name is Ruizi Chen and I am a member of the Fightin' Texas Aggie class of 2022. I was born in Hangzhou, China and I move to Katy four years ago. Different culture and system help me understand the world and economy in different ways. I'm pursuing a degree in Economics with a minor in Statistics. I am an open-minded person for all kinds of questions and discussions. I am so excited to be the coffee talk chair this year and can’t wait to see everyone! Welcome to join this big Econ Community.