February 2023 Econ Hero

Joey Running

Congratulations to Joey Running, February 2023 EconHero!

Joey teaches at West Albany High School in Brownsville, Oregon. She was nominated by a fellow economic educator who praised her commitment to her students and her craft, writing, "She truly embraces the slogan 'ECON IS LIFE' through her efforts to promote economic education as an Advanced Placement economics teacher, NGPF ambassador, and UD (MAEEE) program graduate student."

Are you or a colleague empowering the next generation of economic thinkers? Nominate an EconHero today!