Daniel R. Mortensen, President & Chief Executive Officer

O. Kate Scott, Vice President of Programs

Jeana Aaron, Marketing and Communications Manager 

Diane Neylan, Virginia Stock Market Game™ Coordinator

Jackson Grigsby, Office & Data Administrator

Dr. Cheryl A. Ayers, Virginia Personal Finance Teacher Fellowship Program, Director

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Virginia Council on Economic Education BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Chair, A. Fletcher Mangum, President, Mangum Economics, LLC
Vice Chair, Christopher M. Shockley, President and CEO, Virginia Credit Union
Secretary/Treasurer, E. G. Miller, Emeritus Faculty, VCU School of Business


Kartik B. Athreya, EVP and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
D. Oscarlyn Elder, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Truist Wealth
A. Eric Kauders, Jr., President & CEO, Old Point Trust & Financial Services
Jeffrey R. Leopold, Assistant Professor of Commerce, McIntire School of Commerce, UVA
Christopher V. Lucy, Managing Director, Accenture
Chung Ma, Managing Director, Virginia Retirement System
Lynne Mallory-Winter, Co-Owner and Managing Director, Edgewater Asset Management
Stephanie R. Peters, President and CEO, Virginia Society of CPAs
Rob Shinn, Partner and Owner, Capital Results
Bruce T. Whitehurst, President and CEO, Virginia Bankers Association
L. James Borges, Chief Investment Officer, Guilford Company

Board Members

Neil Amin, Chief Executive Officer, Shamin Hotels
Erica N. Billingslea, Investment Officer, Credit Strategies, Virginia Retirement System
Katharine M. Bond, Vice President Public Policy and State Affairs, Dominion Energy
Frank G. Carter, President and CEO, Member One Federal Credit Union
Naomi Boyd, Dean, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business
William A. Casey, Senior Vice President, Bank of America Commercial Banking
Derwood S. Chase, Jr., Founder and Chairman Emeritus, Chase Investment Counsel
Bryan S. Cram, Head of Wealth Brokerage, Truist Investment Services, Inc.
Rasheeda N. Creighton, Co-Founder, The Jackson Ward Collective; Founder, Killing SuperwomanTM
Jason Dunick+, Chair, Economics Department, George Mason University
James W. Dyke, Jr., Sr. Advisor, State Government Relations, McGuireWoods LLC
Suzanne M. Gallagher, Director-Retired, VCU Center for Economic Education
Tapan V. Gandhi, Sr. Investment Director, Cambridge Associates
Carrie Hunt, President & CEO, Virginia Credit Union League
Bradley H. Gunter, President, Investment Management of Virginia
Natasha Knight, Manager, Underage Prevention & Cessation Support, Altria
Jeffrey M. Lacker, Distinguished Professor of Economics, VCU School of Business
Keith M. Martin, Executive Vice President of Public Policy and General Counsel, Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Mary G. Morris, Chief Executive Officer, Virginia529
David W. Mullins, Owner, David Mullins Wealth Management
Tammy Neale, Chief of Programs, Virginia Housing
Thomas C. Palmer, Regional VP, SVP Commercial, Wells Fargo Bank
Thomas E. Phillips, Jr., SVP of Wealth Management, UBS
Tim Rowe Executive Vice President, Member One Federal Union
Fred D. Thompson, Jr., Chief Administrative Officer, Thompson Hospitality
Gary R. Thomson, Managing Partner, Thomson Consulting
Marge White, Deputy Director, Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth
Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction-retired, Virginia Department of Education
Jillian Balow+, Superintendent of Public Instruction, Virginia Department of Education
Michel Zajur, President & CEO, Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

+ ex officio