Board February Meeting Summary

Utah State Board of Education Seal

At this meeting the Utah State Board of Education: •Named David L Crandall new chairman of the board and David L. Thomas as first vice chair following the January resignation of Board Chair Tami Pyfer, who is now Gov. Gary R. Herbert’s education adviser. •Took a position of supporting direct, non-partisan elections for the Utah State Board of Education. . . . → Read More

New Board Members/Recognitions

USBE Chairwoman Tami Pyfer (left) and board member Debra Roberts.

The Utah State Board of Education welcomed two new non-voting members during its January meeting. Freedie Cooper will serve as the Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee’s representative. Kristin Elinkowski will represent the State Charter School Board. . . . → Read More