As a student of Economics, Jinjin Guo has an MS from Florida State University and a BA from Beijing University of Chemical Technology in China. Before joining CEFA, she worked on market analysis, product development, and marketing for the Beijing representative office of Asianwok.com LLC, an e-commerce trade company with headquarters in Los Angeles. She is proficient with statistical and business software packages such as Excel, Word, Stata, and Quickbook and currently is working on SAS and E-Synchronist. Her research focuses on econometric analysis, economic forecasting, and business/marketing analysis. She worked as the CEFA webmaster and also in a partnership position with CEFA and the Leon County/Tallahassee Economic Development Council. She is studying Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) material, with the goal of pursuing a CFA charter.