Exciting News! We are beyond excited to reveal the outstanding recipient of the 2023 J. Curtis Hall Award:

Congratulations to Judith Sams, Program Specialist at Virginia Department of Education, for her remarkable contributions to economic and financial literacy in The Commonwealth of Virginia!

The announcement was made during a quarterly board meeting held on December 8, 2023.

This prestigious award, named in honor of Dr. J. Curtis Hall, one of the co-founders of Virginia Council on Economic Education, is presented annually to an individual who has demonstrated sustained dedication to enhancing economic education in the state. Dr. Hall’s legacy of four decades on the VCEE Board of Directors has been pivotal in shaping an organization that equips K-12 teachers to adeptly teach economics and personal finance to Virginia’s young minds.

Join us in celebrating Judith Sams and the impactful work being done to empower the next generation with essential economic knowledge!