Our People

We strive to bring only the best and the brightest onto our team

With many decades of experience between us, the partners, staff, and affiliates of Beacon Economics are a dedicated team of professionals committed to giving our clients the very best of our abilities, knowledge, and experience. We strive to bring only the best and the brightest onto the Beacon Economics team.

Our People

Christopher Thornberg, PhD

Founding Partner

Office: 310.571.3399
Cell: 310.739.3286

Sherif Hanna

Managing Partner

Office: 424.646.4656
Cell: 323.356.3406

Adam J. Fowler

Director of Research

Office: 424.646.4661

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Rick Smith

Director of Business Development

Office: 858.997.1834

Victoria Pike Bond

Director of Marketing & Communications

Office: 415.457.6030
Cell: 415.488.7195

Uday Ram

Manager, Sustainable Growth and Development

Office: 424.666.3838

Taner Osman

Research Manager

Office: 424.666.2166

Mike Dozier

Northern California Representative

Office: 424.372.1006

Cell: 559.696.2524

Brian Vanderplas

Senior Research Associate

Office: 424.646.4654

Justin Niakamal

Econometrician and Practice Lead, Regional and Sub-Regional Analysis

Office: 424.646.4650

Hoyu Chong

Practice Lead, Sustainable Growth and Development

Office: 424.320.0070

Mazen Bou Zeineddine

Practice Lead, Economic, Fiscal, and Social Impact Analysis

Office: 424.646.4655

Joshua Baum

Research Associate

Office: 424.317.6696

Ryan Martinez

Research Associate, Economic and Revenue Forecasting

Office: 424.646.4657

John Macke

Research Associate, Regional and Sub-Regional Analysis

Office: 424.646.4653

Danielle Tremeear

Administrative Support Manager

Office: 424.646.4659

Lachlan Roach

Public Policy Proposal Specialist

Office: 424.666.2165

Jessica Hernandez

Marketing Coordinator

Office: 424.646.4658

Rachel Amick

Administrative Associate/Project Coordinator

Office: 424-646-4662