Bio

Signè Thomas is a teaching specialist professor with Florida State University’s Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship, and is the Project Director of Common Sense Economics at FSU’s Stavros Center for the Advancement of Free Enterprise and Economic Education. She teaches principles of economics and personal finance at FSU, and is known as a strong advocate for economic freedom and veterans.

She enjoys advancing economic freedom and economic literacy through educational program implementation, textbook and curriculum content development, teaching, event planning, and organizational growth. She is heavily involved in promoting economic literacy across colleges and high schools, particularly through teaching educators in an online setting, leading teacher workshops in Canada for the Fraser Institute, and speaking for the Foundation for Economic Education’s summer seminars for high school students.

She founded the social enterprise Students for America’s Military, Inc (SAM), and over the years has been recognized on a plethora of occasions for her philanthropic work with veterans and active duty military. She makes it a priority to travel in her “spare time,” and she enjoys fostering confidence in women through her boutique, BeYOUtiful & Confident by Signè. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Economics and International Affairs as well as her Masters in Applied Economics from Florida State University. She can be reached at sathomas3@fsu.edu.