Ready, Set, Go!


Under Governor Gary Herbert's Executive Order in December of 2014, helps students to make education and career plans online, together with their school career counselors, and manage Student Education and Occupation Plans in public schools. is also designed to support students beyond secondary education and extend resources to adults seeking adult education, higher education, and career opportunities. UtahFutures is governed by a Steering Committee of Founding Partners and supported by an Advisory Board represented by various departments of the State of Utah.

UtahFutures Steering Committee

  • Chair/UETN: Laura Hunter
  • USBE: Diana Suddreth
  • USHE: Dave Buhler, Spencer Jenkins
  • DWS: Greg Paras
  • Office of the Governor: Tami Pyfer
  • Department of Heritage and Arts: Donna Morris
  • UCAT: David Woolstenhulme, Jared Haines
  • GOED: Vatsala Kaul
  • GEAR UP: Laurie Miller


Advisory Board Meetings

  • February 9, 2017
  • April 20, 2017
  • June 22, 2017
  • August 10, 2017
  • October 19, 2017
  • December 14, 2017

UtahFutures Advisory Board

  • Chair/DWS: Kimberley Bartel
  • DWS: Marion Davis
  • USBE: Kim Herrera
  • UHEAA/USHE: Steve Rogers
  • USHE: Julie Hartley
  • UETN: Jeremy Marshall
  • GEAR UP: Sharon Bluth
  • Dept. of Heritage and Arts: Jeri Openshaw
  • Adult Education: Danielle Pedersen
  • Adult Education: Marty Kelly
  • UCAT: Jared Haines

Meet the UtahFutures Team

Jami Gardner
UtahFutures Technical Trainer

Have questions? Need information? Contact Jami, our UtahFutures Technical Trainer.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing auxiliary communicative aids and services for these meetings should contact Denise Elwood (801-581-3099), giving notice of at least three working days.