Department of Economics

Brett Garcia

  • Graduated: 2011
  • Field: Analyst/Consultant

Brett Garcia(opens in new window), who graduated with a BA in Economics in 2011, is a doctoral student in Economics at the University of Oregon(opens in new window) where he just passed his preliminary exams.  After graduation from Chico State Brett worked at Montage Hotels and Resorts(opens in new window) in Park City, Utah as their group sales coordinator for almost 3 years.  During 2015 he was an economic analyst for Emperitas Services Group(opens in new window).  He enrolled at the University of Utah(opens in new window)where he earned his MS in Economics and accepted a job as analyst for the National Football League(opens in new window) in Los Angeles, California in 2016.  While working on his masters Brett was the NCAA student-athlete tutor and during the first half of 2016 Brett was a research associate for the Modellers(opens in new window).  He left his job with the National Football League to enroll in the doctoral program at the University of Oregon. 

“I enjoyed my time at Chico and attribute my success to low student-teacher ratios and high quality instructors such as Hasan MacNeil,” Brett stated in a recent email. (Last Updated 9/21/17)