Frank X. Roche

Frank X. RocheFrank Roche is host of The Frank Roche Show, a weekly radio program on WRDU-FM in Raleigh, in which he comments on issues relating to economics, financial markets, and current events. He is also the host, producer, and editor of The Morning Meeting, a 15-minute program for capital market participants, offering a review of overnight activity in Asia and Europe, and the outlook for the day ahead in the United States. He has also provided his views on economic and financial matters to a number of other radio and television stations in North Carolina.

In addition, Mr. Roche is an adjunct professor of economics at Elon University, a position he has held since August 2010.

From 2007 to 2009, Mr. Roche was a commentator and analyst for Fox Business News in New York. Before that, he worked in a variety of management and trading positions with Societe Generale in New York and for the Bank of Boston.

Mr. Roche has twice run for public office, once for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010 and once for North Carolina State Treasurer in 2012. He holds both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in economics from the University of Rhode Island.