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About The Speaker - Dr. Jerry D. Parish

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Dr. Jerry D. Parrish is the current Chief Economist and Director of Research at the Florida Chamber Foundation. The Chamber Foundation focuses on identifying solutions to challenges facing Florida.

Dr. Parrish is the former Chief Economist and Director of the Center for Competitive Florida at Florida TaxWatch. Florida TaxWatch is a statewide non-profit, non-partisan taxpayer research institute.

He earned an M.B.A. from Bellarmine University, an M.S. in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Auburn University. He regularly publishes articles on the Florida economy, Florida’s competitiveness, Florida’s property and casualty insurance system, and other economic topics of interest to Floridians.

Dr. Parrish previously served as the Associate Director of the Center for Economic Forecasting & Analysis (CEFA) at Florida State University. Prior to this faculty position at FSU, he spent several years in management roles for leading worldwide manufacturing companies.

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