Jeff Carr has nearly 30 years of experience in economic analysis, economic forecasting, regional economic and fiscal impact analysis (including a national practice under the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program), tax revenue forecasting, and preparing and presenting state economic-fiscal data to Wall Street bond rating agencies. In addition to more than 150 completed assignments in his consulting practice over the last 25 years, Mr. Carr has served as the consulting State Economist and Principal Tax Revenues Forecaster-Analyst for nearly 20 years for past four Governors of Vermont. He has been the State Economic Forecast Manager for Vermont for the New England Economic Partnership regional economic forecasting group for the past 18 years. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New England Economic Partnership. He is a consulting economist to a number of businesses, municipal and county governments, and business associations throughout the New England region and in New York state.
Previous to his employment at EPR, Mr. Carr served as Legislative Director and Economist for a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. He also has served in the in the Governors office under Governor Richard A. Snelling, as Research Director for a United States Senate campaign, and as Director of Research for a national education organization specializing in federal fiscal policy analysis. He taught economics in the Graduate School at St. Michael’s College in Winooski, Vermont. He also is a former municipal elected official and serves on the Board of several regional and quasi governmental Boards in his place of residence in northwest Vermont.