About Our Team

GAEE prides itself as a fully youth-led NGO. Discover the minds behind a global movement that democratizes access to economics education across the world.

Executive Team

Noah Parker

Partnership & Membership Development

Kiara Coleman

Public Relations

Matias Davis


Miriam Yang

Human Resources

Featured Chapters

More than thirty chapters operate across the world to promote GAEE’s outreach efforts and commitment to democratizing access to economics education.

*Only founder(s) is listed.

GAEE Seoul 🇰🇷

Stephen Rhee
Ashen Shin

GAEE North India 🇮🇳

Mansha Gadi (University of Delhi)
Kanishka Jindal
Khush Dembla
Vanshita Goenka
Nidhi Batra

GAEE Boston 🇺🇸

Anh Nguyen
Noah Parker
Jane Lee


Abhishek Tayal (Delhi Technological University)

GAEE Mumbai 🇮🇳

Ishan Kabra
Tanish Chheda
Aarya Savani
Shreyansh Gala

GAEE Canberra 🇦🇺

Kiara Coleman (Australian National University)

GAEE Zurich🇨🇭

Matias Davis (ETH Zurich, UCL)
Iris Assing

GAEE Yangon 🇲🇲

Thant Zaw Naing (University of Yangon)
Eka Yi Inzali (Dagon University)
Hai Nguyen (research assignment – Georgetown University)

More than thirty chapters operate across the world to promote GAEE’s outreach efforts and commitment to economics education reforms while supporting the local development goals, particularly in education.

*Only founder(s) is listed.

GAEE Nur-Sultan 🇰🇿

Ivan Barat
Madi Sultanov

GAEE Winchester 🇬🇧

Brandon Chan (Winchester College)

GAEE Mexicali 🇲🇽

Victor Huerta

GAEE Hanoi 🇻🇳

Thu Le (Vietnam National University)
Uyen Tran (National Economics University)

GAEE Hong Kong 🇭🇰

Mark Chen (University of California)
Ding Liao (Northeastern University)

GAEE Pampanga 🇵🇭

Ruffa Manicdao (Magalang Christian Ecumenical School)

GAEE South Western Ontario 🇨🇦

Xinyu Chang (Huron University)
Ashley Ngo (Ivey Business School)
Duong Dang


Kanika Gupta (Lady Shri Ram College for Women)
Ankita Nayak
Aadya Mishra

Education Advisors

Ann Bavarian Nguyen

Bentley University

Xiao Mei (Emeritus)

University of California

Noah Parker

Boston University

Jane Lee

National Economics University of Vietnam

N. Salina (Emeritus)

Nazarbayev Intellectual School

Professor Shailu Singh, PhD

University of Delhi

Nam Bui (Emeritus)

McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

Ngoc Nguyen

London School of Economics

Zhihong Chen

University of Utah

Board of Trustees

Brenda L. Bowen, JD


Kien Pham, PhD

Honorary Member

Daovo Thi, MEd


Blake Robertson, MBA

Honorary Member

At a glance

Our Mission

  • 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.

Our Members

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.”

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 under ID 001379834 in the official corporate database of the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Membership Verification

Our Policy discourages us from reporting the full name and other private information of our members, friends, and volunteers. If you want to publicize your involvement with GAEE, you may do so at your own discretion. While we would normally deny a request to verify an individual’s membership status, in certain ethical situations (such as a university suspect its applicants’ veracity about their involvement with GAEE), we may make an exception. The extent of information we shared with 3rd party on these situations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Nonprofit Status

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

Our Policy discourages us from reporting the full name and other private information of our patrons and donors. In our Hall of Fame list for Patrons, we only display the first initials and general location of our major patrons. If you are a patron and would like to publicize your donation, you are free to do so at your discretion. Our Appreciation Letter sent via the email provided when a donation is made can be served as the proof of donation. GAEE will deny any request to verify an individual’s claim about their donation to GAEE. 

Membership Count

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).

GAEE is a non-governmental not-for-profit organization affiliated with the United Nations ECOSOC CSO-Net, member of the World Economics Association, and is recognized by UN-DESA as #SDGAction36897.

Global Association of Economics Education Inc. dba GAEE is registered as a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization with EIN 83-4578590 in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America.

We are committed to the promotion of economics education, financial literacy, and entrepreneurship incubation for students in developing countries and marginalized communities.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have temporarily closed all of our offices and moved online. The database of local offices in your Members Area Portal may no longer be relevant.

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