Mark Huntsman, USBE Chairman

Mark Huntsman, (Left) being sworn in to the State Board in 2014.

Fillmore resident and businessman Mark Huntsman was elected Friday as the chair of the Utah State Board of Education for a one-year term beginning in January 2017. Huntsman, first elected to the State Board in 2014, will be joined by Terryl Warner, Brittney Cummins and Alisa Ellis as vice chairs, rounding out a leadership team with broad expertise and diverse knowledge. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: March 12, 2014

Utah State Capitol

In today’s ENR: Legislature passes the school budget. It includes funding for growth and a 2.5 percent increase in the WPU. School district split bill fails in the Senate. Senate approves Terryl Warner as the newest member of the Utah State Board of Education. D-News analyzes the failure of the 1:1 initiative. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for March 12. . . . → Read More

Governor Appoints New Board Member

Utah State Board of Education Seal

Meet the new member of the Utah State Board of Education. Here’s the news release issued by the office of Gov. Gary R. Herbert. . . . → Read More