Board of Trustees Members

Jim Evans
Chairman of the Board

Chief Operating Officer, Xactware Solutions, Inc.
Representing: Mountainland Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Steven R. Moore
Vice-Chairman of the Board

Division Manager, Barnes Aerospace (Retired)
Representing: Ogden-Weber Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2021


Mike Angus
EnerVest Operating, LLC
Representing: Uintah Basin Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Catherine Carter
Family Nurse Practitioner, Mountain West Medical Center
Representing: Industry (Healthcare)

Term ends: June 30, 2021


Brecken Cox
Chief Operating Officer, Parke-Cox Trucking
Representing: Industry (Transportation)

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Dale M. Cox
President, AFL-CIO; Operating Engineer Local No.3
Representing: Union Trade, Craft or Apprenticeships

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Brian C. Florang
LiquaDry, Inc.
Representing: Snow College

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Michael E. Jensen
Chief Executive Officer, Davis Hospital and Medical Center
Representing: Davis Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2021



Susan Johnson
President, Futura Industries
Representing: Industry (Manufacturing)

Term ends: June 30, 2021


Aaron Osmond
Vice President and General Manager, Certiport
Former Chairman of the Utah State Senate Public Education Standing and Economic Development and Workforce Committee

Representing: Industry (Information Technology)

Term ends: June 30, 2021

Aaron Osmond was born and raised in Provo, Utah. He is oldest grandchild of the famous Osmond Family of Utah. He served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Rome, Italy and received a B.S. in Business management from the University of Phoenix. He and his wife Nancy are the proud parents of 5 children and live in South Jordan, Utah.

Aaron is currently serving as the Vice President and General Manager of the Certiport division of Pearson VUE where he leads the company’s global IT certification product offering for college and career entrants. Aaron has worked at Certiport since March of 2012. His responsibilities include leadership of the $70 million global business with 187 employees and 80+ strategic partners in over 50 countries around the world.

From 1991 until 2007, Aaron served in key leadership roles in the IT Education industry such as Director of Product Management, Director of Product Development, and Vice President of Training Services at companies such as WordPerfect, Novell, and Microsoft. In 2007 Aaron was recruited to the role of CEO of Wealth Rock, a large financial education company based in Utah where he served until 2012 when he was recruited to join Certiport.

From March 2011 until December 2015, Aaron served as a Utah State Senator representing District 10 (South Jordan, Herriman, and West Jordan). He served on the Public Education Appropriations Committees, the Higher Education Appropriations Committee, and served as Chair of the Public Education Standing Committee and then as chair of the Economic Development & Workforce Committee during his term.

Aaron is a passionate advocate of technical education for students in the public education and higher education systems of the state of Utah and around the world.


Brad Tanner
President, Triple "T" Heating, Inc.
Representing: Non-Union Trade, Craft or Apprenticeships

Term ends: June 30, 2021




Chuck Taylor
Chief Executive Officer, SyberJet
Representing: Southwest Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2019


Dr. Scott L. Theurer, DMD
Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry
Representing: Bridgerland Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2021



Dave Ulery
Plant Manager, Carlisle SynTech, Inc.
Representing: Tooele Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2021


Stephen W. Wade
President, Wade Automotive Group
Representing: Dixie Technical College

Term ends: June 30, 2019