Board of Directors

The Boards of Directors assist with strategic planning and fundraising for chapters within the Utah Region.

Greater Salt Lake Board – Heidi Ruster, Regional Executive

    Officers
  • Alene Bentley - (Chair)
    Customer and Community Manager
    Rocky Mountain Power

  • Lynn Samsel - (Vice Chair)
    Retired, Director Humanitarian Emergency Response
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Members
  • Anthony Hayes
    Youth Board Member

  • Barbara Bruno
    Market Manager
    Herman Miller

  • Coralie Alder
    Community Volunteer

  • Darren Shepherd
    Manager, Corporate Communications
    Questar

  • Gil Rodriguez
    Fire Chief
    Murray City Fire

  • Jason Stoddard
    Senior Vice President
    Key Bank

  • John Heath
    Directing Attorney
    Lexington Law

  • Judy Watanabe
    Deputy Director
    Utah Division of Emergency Management

  • Karen Blackwood
    Director
    Intermountain Center for Disaster Preparedness

  • Kimberly Kuehn
    CEO, Co-Founder
    Park Silly Market

  • Mark Hiatt
    Executive Medical Director
    Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah

  • Mike Zuhl
    Government and Public Affairs Directors
    R&R Partners

  • Patrick Grosso
    VP, Strategic Initiatives & Corporate Affairs
    Skullcandy

  • Randy Butler
    Regional Banking Area President
    Wells Fargo

  • Stan Rosenzweig
    Community Volunteer

Central and Southern Utah Board - Craig North, Executive Director (Interim)

Officers
  • Lee Houghton - (Chair)
    President
    YESCO

  • Bill Freeze - (Vice Chair)
    Past President
    Realtor Realty Path Professionals

Members
  • Taylor Henderson
    Manager
    Nu Skin Force for Good Foundation

  • Travis Johnson
    Student
    Brigham Young University

  • Karen Winters
    Operations Officer
    Intermountain Health Care

  • Yudi Lewis
    Advisor
    Utah Valley University

  • Logan Wolf
    Pastor
    Crosspoint Church

  • Jared Bleak (S.Utah Advisory Board Chair)
    ChairPerson
    PLOT Leadership

Northern Utah Chapter Board of Directors

Officers
  • Jerry Nelson - (Chair)
    Hanger Clinic
    Manager

  • Taft Meyer - (Vice Chair)
    Bank of Utah
    Executive Vice President

  • Sarah Peterson - (Secretary)
    Community Volunteer

Menbers
  • Randy Halley America First Credit Union
    Vice President

  • Gary Robinson
    Utah Executive Real Estate

  • Elizabeth Chicado
    Community Volunteer

  • Roger Dickson
    Weber State Credit Union
    Director of Community Engagement

  • Barbara Hanlin
    SAF/Ex Officio/ HAFB Liaison

  • Karla Woodward
    Standard Examiner
    Marketing Director

  • Steven Handy
    Representative State of Utah
    President - Steven G. Handy Marketing Communications