Jonathan Sokobin is the Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, oversees the Office of the Chief Economist at FINRA. Previously, Sokobin was Acting Deputy Director, leading the Research Center in the Office of Financial Research at the U.S. Treasury Department. Prior to joining the Treasury Department, he was Acting Director of the SEC’s Division of Risk, Strategy, and Financial Innovation. Sokobin began his career as a member of the faculty of the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University. He received his Ph.D. and MBA in finance from the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago, and his bachelor’s degree in economics from the Ohio State University.