BOARD OF DIRECTORS


The Junior Achievement of Utah Board of Directors is made up of some Utah’s most influential and respected business leaders and educators; all who come together to help support our efforts to bring financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship to Utah’s students.

Board ChairCraig Wagstaff • President| Dominion Questar

Executive Committee

JA City Advisory Council


Brett Anderson • President | Computech Consulting

Melanie Anderson • Senior Vice President Compliance, BSA & CRA Officer | Merrick Bank

Nathan Anderson • Director Public Affairs, Corporate Relations | Union Pacific Railroad

Rett Anderson • Branch Manager, Vice President | Bank of the West

Martin W. Bates • Superintendent | Granite School District

Clint Betts • Executive Director and Editor-in-Chief | Beehive Startups

Mark Bouchard • Senior Managing Director | CB Richard Ellis

Matthew Campasano • Vice President | Moreton & Company

Wayne Cederholm III • Director of Safety | CR England

Vance Checketts • COO | Dell EMC

Phil Cofield • Retired, formerly of Junior Achievement of Utah

Rob Corcoran • Founder | Influence Relocation Services

Jared Cook • Vice President | Morgan Stanley

Randy Cox • Managing Director | Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

Spencer Cox • Utah Lt. Governor

Jane Ann Craig • President | Jane Ann Craig International

Lexi Cunningham • Superintendent | Salt Lake City School District

Amanda Dickson • Co-Host, Utah’s Morning with Brian and Amanda | KSL Radio

Michael Deninno • Managing Director, Technology Division | Goldman Sachs

Mike Dutton • Partner | Dolphin Capital Group

Neil Fellows • Senior Vice President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs & Chief Compliance Office | Enerbank USA

Bill Gallagher • Owner | Gallagher Financial & Coaching

Matt Gaschk • Director of Media Services | Real Salt Lake

Shawn Goff • Salt Lake City Office Managing Partner | Ernst & Young LLP

Terry Grant • President, Utah Market | KeyBank

David Harmer • formerly of Ally Bank

Malcolm Hastings • Retired, formerly of 3M

Michael Haynes • Executive Director | TrueNorth Retirement

Steve Hirase • Superintendent | Murray School District

Katie Holland • President | Corporate Alliance

Mark Howard • SVP/CFO | WebBank

Darris Howe • Vice President | University of Phoenix

Kathryn Hymas • Rocky Mountain Power | Controller

Dave Jacobs • Director of Finance Information Systems | Intermountain Healthcare

Clay Jensen • Sr. Vice President Tickets, Suites & Clubs | Miller Sports Properties

Patrice A. Johnson, Ed.D. • Superintendent | Jordan School District

James Jones • Chief Operating Officer | Moreton & Company

Cheri Landgren • President | Cheri Landgren & Associates, LLC

Tim Laukka • CFO | Finicity

Paul Ludlow • CFO | Sorenson Associates

Ryan Martin • Utah Area Retail Leader | KeyBank

Dennis McDowell • Managing Partner | GAIA International Resources, LLC

Hugh Meadows • Meadows Consulting, LLC

Damon Miller • President | US Bank

Clint Morley • Vice President Customer Services | Discover Financial Services

Steven Morrison • President & CEO | EMI Health

Brady Murray • General Agent/President | Mass Mutual Intermountain West

Michael Naegle • Program Manager, Development | L3 Communications

Ron Nielson • President and CEO | Utah Business Insurance Company

Richard Nelson • President & CEO | Utah Technology Council

Chris Okawa • Senior Manager, Assurance Services | Ernst & Young LLP

Ron Ostler • President | Comenity Capital Bank

Bubba Page • Founder and CEO | OUTRO

Christi Palmer • Vice President and CFO | Sallie Mae Bank

Charles Pugh • Senior Vice President, Claims | Workers Compensation Fund

Greg Reed • Vice President Member Services | Security Service Federal Credit Union

Scott Rice • Vice President & Senior Private Banker | Wells Fargo

Wade Robison • Bank of the West

Keith Schmidt • EVP | Zions Bank

Scott Schmidt • VP of Sales and Engineering | US Synthetic

Scott Schneider • Director Large Group Sales | SelectHealth

Tricia Schumann • CEO | BachHealth

Jeff Schreiber • Senior Vice President, Operational Risk | Synchrony Bank

Brad Shafer • Senior Manager, Government & Public Relations | Tesoro Corporation

Scott Simmons • CFO | Marlin Business Bank

Michael Stevens • President | Capital Wealth Advisors

Logan Stucki • VP Risk Management | Total Dental Administrators

Scott Tanner • President | Winder Farms

Maxine Turner • President | Cuisine Unlimited Catering Service

Melissa Wank • VP and CFO | Pitney Bowes Bank

Hank Warner • Financial Advisor/Special Care Team Coordinator | Mass Mutual Intermountain West

Paul Werner • Commercial Regulatory & Transactions Counsel | Synchrony Bank

Chris Wimmer • Vice President, Sales | Fidelity Investments

McKell Withers • Retired, former Superintendent of Salt Lake School District

Keith Woodwell • Director | State of Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Securities

Stephanie White • Director & CRA Officer | UBS Bank USA

Edgar Wright • Regional Sales Director Utah Region | Pepsico Beverage Co.

Lee Wright • Attorney at Law | Kirton McConkie