About Our Team
GAEE is a fully youth-led NGO of students, by students, and for students. See the minds behind the global movement that revolutionizes economics education across eight countries!
DoHa co-founded the Indochinese Economic Education Initiative (IEEI) in 2017, a network of economics clubs in Southeast Asia which then became GAEE. His contribution to economics education earned him a Fellowship from the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). DoHa is currently studying Grade 12th at the Cambridge Arts, Technology & Science (CATS) Academy in Boston, United States.
Mambi de Gira
Treasurer, Fundraising Manager
Joining GAEE since the very first days, Mambi has effectively served as our “CFO.” Currently seeking a BA in Economics and Business with East European Studies at the University College London, Mambi also supervises the British and German network of GAEE and is instrumental in our partnership with institutions like the UniEuropa Business School in Spain.
Human Resources Manager
Growing up in the South African city of Johannesburg and spending her teenage across Australia, Australian National University sophomore Kiara Coleman served as the Head of Recruiting for GAEE Asia, Public Relations Manager and now works as our Human Resources Manager. Kiara is also collaborating with our prospective chapters in Oceania as part of the GAEE’s Silk Road Plan.
Secretary, Public Relations Manager
Vietnam National University and Bath University alumni Hannah Nguyen served as the VP of IEEI and was among one of GAEE’s first staff after our restructuring. During her study in Britain, Hannah worked with Mambi to extend our network to Germany and establish institutional partnerships in Spain and Portugal. Hannah now serves as our Public Relations Manager.
Ann Bavarian Nguyen
Education Team Senior Coordinator
Luong The Vinh Magnet School alumni and Bentley University sophomore Ann Nguyen served as a volunteer teacher for GAEE North America and is now a Senior Coordinator of our Education Team, the backbone of GAEE’s world-renowned curriculum.
Education Team Senior Associate
Woodbery valedictorian and Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business freshman Nam Bui is helping GAEE designing the “Stock Market 101” learning module for the interactive GAEE’s Home App releasing this summer.
Xiao Yue Mei
University of California – Berkeley, United States
National Economics University, Vietnam
Southern Methodist University, United States
Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools, Kazakhstan
Institute of Technology & Management in Nanded, India
Kiara Coleman (acting)
¹ Manager positions for GAEE Central Asia is currently vacant. Kiara Coleman temporarily serves in this role until further notice.
² Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau are included.
Board of Trustees
Brenda L. Bowen, JD
Department Chair, Cambridge Arts, Tech & Science Academy
Managing Director, Lion Holdings
Marie S. Angelas
Senior Volunteer, IAE Southeast Asia
Director, New Horizons Education Group
Kien Pham, PhD
Deputy Director, Department of Education and Training (QN)
At a glance
- Advocating for the empowerment of economics education, financial literacy and entrepreneurship skills for students across the globe.
- Fueling the reforms of economics education on a global scale.
- Facilitating the entrepreneurship incubation of the youth generation.
Currently, GAEE features 1500+ members in our 50+ GAEE-affiliated academic clubs, forums and workshops in 8 countries across Asia, Africa, the Americas and Europe.
We expect to expand to 18 countries by 2021 with the expansion program “GAEE’s Silk Road Plan.”
GAEE has been fortunate to receive generous support and establish partnerships with various local and international organizations, including United Nations, AIESEC, Google, VUSTA, Microsoft, Financial Times, Industrial University of HCMC, IAE, as well as individual donors and supporters.
Status of Incorporation
Global Association of Economics Education Inc. is incorporated at Boston at the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America. Our Certificate of Incorporation can be obtained by searching our business name in the official corporate database of the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Global Association of Economics Education Inc. is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service, a division of the United States Department of the Treasury, as a 501(c)(3) public charity. Our Letter of Determination, as well as Annual Reporting and Filling, can be obtained via the Tax Exempt Organization Search on the IRS website by searching EIN 83-4578590.
Proof of Donation
GAEE’s record as a student-led, civil-society and non-profit organization has facilitated our membership in the NGO Branch of DGC (formerly DPI), the Civil Society Network of ECOSOC, the UN Partner Portal of UNHCR, UNICEF and WFP. We engage with multiple UN agencies and share sustainable development goals, especially education ones, of the UN.
Although GAEE strives to keep a record of our membership count from our affiliated academic clubs across the world, we are currently unable to report an exact number. Based on statistics of past GAEE’s events, programs, forum and number of active members in the GAEE Panel and our Online Group platforms, we estimate a number of more than 1500 members. Please note that this number does not include our Volunteers and Friends, which as of December 2019 are estimated to be 5717 people (based on the number of active contacts in our Online Group platforms).
Interested in joining our team?
The Global Association of Economics Education Inc. dba GAEE is a recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in the United States of America with EIN 83-4578590 and formally associated with the United Nations Department of Global Communications and the United Nations Partner Portal as a community-based NGO and CSO Partner under ID 677102.
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