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Educator Advisory Board

Members of the Educator Advisory Board strengthen economic education specialists' connections to schools and universities through contact with teachers, administration, professors, and department of education representatives. Members provide invaluable feedback about materials, programming and opportunities to provide professional growth for teachers. Members help economics education staff stay in close contact with best practices and trends in education at the classroom and administration levels.
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Economic Education Advisory Board

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Educator Advisory Board, 2015
Front row: Rodney Gerdes, Nicholas Peppes, Grant Black, Mary Suiter, Vicki Fuhrhop, Gerry Kettenbach
Back row: Beth Bender, Gail Hafer, Patricia McEwen, Andria Matzenbacher, Lee Mitchell, Eva Johnston, Patrice Bain, Mary Anne Pettit, David Gillette, Mindy Nikolaisen, Barb Flowers, Paul Endorf, Mark Bayles, Judy Girard, and Scott Wolla

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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Educator Advisory Board, 2017:

Terry Badgett
Personal finance teacher
Jennings High School

Patrice Bain
History teacher
Columbia Middle School

Beth Bender
Associate superintendent
St. Louis City Public Schools

Grant Black
Economics professor
University of Missouri-St. Louis

Betty Chism
Computer Literacy
Berkeley Middle School

Paul Endorf
Business teacher
Lutheran High School

Vicki Fuhrhop
Business education teacher
Collinsville High School

Rodney Gerdes
Social studies teacher
Oakville High School

David Gillette
Economics professor
Truman State University

Judith Girard
Marketing and business education teacher
Lindbergh High School

Gail Hafer
Business and economics professor
St. Louis Community College – Meramec

Michael Kaiman
Social Studies teacher
Timberland High School

Felix Kwan
Economics and finance professor
Maryville University

Lyndlee Mabry
Gifted education teacher
Jackson Park Elementary

Pat McEwen
Webster University

Lee Mitchell
Marquette High School

Mindy Nikolaisen
Gateway STEM High School

Nicholas Peppes
Business/economics professor
St. Louis Community College – Forest Park

Mary Anne Pettit
Economics and finance instructor
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Dawn Richards
Business education teacher
McClure-South Berkeley

Michelle Spivey
Language arts-social studies
Columbia Middle School

Betty Porter Walls
Assistant Professor of Education
Harris Stowe University

DaMaris White
Pierre Laclede Elementary School

Michael Williams
Webster University