Joseph Ressler


1978-1980 Bachelor of Arts, Emory University, Double Major: Economics, Sociology, GPA: 3.2/4.0


May 2009 - Present
Professional Poker Player (Self Employed)

Operated own business for over six years.

  • Reached ‘Supernova Elite’ status on Pokerstars
  • Final tabled world series of poker PLO event winning over $100,000+
  • Played at an elite level for many years
  • Conducted over 1000+ transactions in good faith with other top level players

January 2009 - May 2009
Office of Representative Bubber Epps District 140

  • Manage e-mail and constituent relations
  • Observe House sessions as well as committee and caucus meetings
  • Compile and discuss facts and figures related to contemporaneous issues

September 2007 – June 2008
Goizueta Business School – Marketing Department

Research Assistant
  • Assisted professors in market research projects
  • Compiled industry data and marketing reports for future statistical analysis
  • Performed filing, photo-copying and other clerical duties

September 2007 – May 2008
Emory University Housing Department
Resident Advisor

  • Responsible for a resident hall of 40 upper class students
  • Implement social and educational programs to create a living learning community
  • Assist students with adjustment to hall life and the daily responsibilities associated with that