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Amanda Geiger


M.A. Economics and Entrepreneurship Education
University of Delaware

B.A. Social Science Education
Florida State University

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 444-6270
Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

For media inquiries contact:
Shera Dalin
Phone: (314) 444-3911

Amanda Geiger

Economic Education Specialist

Amanda Geiger is an Economic Education Specialist at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Before joining the St. Louis Fed, Amanda was a Florida public high school teacher for over 12 years. She has also served as a reader and table leader for the College Board AP Macroeconomics exam. During her teaching career Amanda was known for her passion for economic education and project-based learning. She was recognized with a Regional Economic Educator and Leadership Award by the Florida Council on Economic Education and by her school site as a Teacher of the Year. Amanda has developed and implemented numerous workshops both locally and nationally to help others become more confident educators.

Selected Publications and Lessons

"The Wedding of Ms. Supply and Mr. Demand" (with Heather Tirino). EconEdLink, Council for Economic Education. 2021

"Ultimate Urban Plan: Improving Facilitations for Teachers and Volunteers." Urban Land Institute webinar, February 2019.

"Controversy and Current Events in Economics." Leon County Schools, Tallahassee, FL, August 28, 2018.

"Master Class: Leveraging the Socratic Method to Improve Impact of Urban Plan" (with Marisita Jarvis). Urban Land Institute, Urban Plan Summit, San Francisco, CA, June 28, 2018.

Professional Memberships, Awards, Service

Florida Council on Economic Education Regional Economic Educator and Leadership Award, 2020

Japanese Institute for Social and Economic Affairs Keizai Koho Fellow, 2019