Leadership Utah 2020

Mike Anderson
Parr Brown Gee & Loveless, Partner / Shareholder
Mike Anderson's practice involves complex commercial disputes regarding intellectual property, insurance, securities, and constitutional, internati...
Max Backlund
University of Utah Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute , Senior Research Associate
Max Backlund is a senior research associate at the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute, where he specializes in regional economics and economic develop...
Matt Brahana
Fabian VanCott, Attorney/Shareholder
Matt Brahana is a shareholder at Fabian VanCott.  He represents oil and gas companies, businesses and business owners, and school districts in all ...
Katelyn Brenner
Equihome Mortgage, Operations Manager
Katelyn Brenner is the Operations Manager of Equihome Mortgage. Her company focuses on financing affordable homes throughout Utah with the aim of u...
Ryan Butterfield
Zions Bank, Regional Director, Private Banking / Senior Vice P
Ryan is a Regional Director in Private Banking at Zions Bank.  He is responsible for managing a team of private banking officers who deliver person...
Cara Camiolo Reddy
Intermountain Healthcare, Senior Medical Director, Pain Services; Senior Med
Dr. Camiolo Reddy is the Senior Medical Director, Pain Services and the Senior Medical Director, Rehabilitation Services for Intermountain Healthca...
Brett Crable
Dominion Energy, General Manager - Customer Relations
Brett Crable is General Manager of Customer Experience for Dominion Energy’s gas businesses. Dominion Energy serves over 3 million customers in our...
Kim Cutshall
SelectHealth, Director of Member Services
Kim Cutshall is the Director of Member Services for SelectHealth.  She is responsible for the customer service experience for SelectHealth members,...
Derek Deitsch
Downtown Alliance, Business Development Manager
Derek Deitsch works with the Downtown Alliance in Salt Lake City, which is dedicated to building a dynamic and diverse community that is the region...
Chris DeLong
CCMC , Vice President
Chris DeLong is the Vice President of client fulfillment for CCMC here in Utah.  Chris works to support and being a resource for the 180 team membe...
Benjamin Donner
American Red Cross Utah/Nevada Region, Executive Director
Benjamin Donner is the Executive Director for the American Red Cross over Central and Southern Utah. He passionately advocates the Red Cross missio...
Craig Eaton
Terracon Consultants, Inc., Principal | Office Manager
Craig Eaton is Terracon's Utah Office Manager and a Principal with 24 years of experience providing environmental consulting for commercial, indu...
Jim Erickson
Wells Fargo, Region Bank President
Jim Erickson is a Region Bank President for Wells Fargo Bank. He offices in Salt Lake City, however his region includes Southern and Eastern Utah. ...
Gus Gochnour
Stadler US Inc., Project Assistant to the CEO
Gus Gochnour is a Project Assistant for the CEO at Stadler a Swiss rail car manufacturer. Gus' background in German and International Relations led...
Michele Halstenrud
WCF Insurance, Senior Attorney
Michele Halstenrud is a Senior Attorney at WCF Mutual Insurance Company where she focuses on workers' compensation law and compliance. Michele earn...
Brian Hamilton
Cigna, New Business Manager
Brian Hamilton is a Large Group New Business Manager for Cigna Healthcare. His responsibilities include ownership of the end-to-end sales process o...
Matt Hargreaves
Utah Farm Bureau Federation, Vice President of Communications
Matt Hargreaves is responsible for advocacy and consumer communications for the Utah Farm Bureau Federation. He works to develop strategic commun...
Maria Hill
Intermountain Healthcare, Executive Director, Enterprise Care Management
Maria Hill is an advance practice nurse and administrator working for Intermountain Healthcare. Her position is focused on developing Care Manageme...
Andrea Horehled
American Express, Analyst, Global Security Technologies
Andrea Horehled supports the security and investigations branches of American Express Global Security as an Analyst in their technologies team. She...
Michael Huynh
KeyBank of Utah, Portfolio Manager
Michael Huynh is a Portfolio Manager for the Middle Market Commercial Group with KeyBank.  His main responsibilities are partnering with his relati...
Ben Johnson
Wells Fargo, Sr. Relationship Manger
Ben Johnson is a Sr. Relationship Manager covering the Utah market for Wells Fargo's Middle Market Banking Office and has been with the bank for ov...
Bruce Kusch
Ensign College, President
Bruce Kusch is the president of LDS Business College, a two-year private college educating students from more than 80 countries around the world. B...
Liesl Limburg
Salt Lake City Corp., Vice President of Career Development
Liesl Limburg is a project coordinator for Salt Lake City's Department of Economic Development, Business Development Division. Her main duties incl...
Eric Liston
Intermountain Healthcare, Administrator, Connect Services
Eric Liston is the Administrator for Connect Services at Intermountain Healthcare. In this role Eric oversees TeleHealth services including both di...
BJ Lund
America First Credit Union, Branch Manager
BJ Lund is a branch Manager for America First Credit Union. The consistent level of extraordinary Service given to credit union members is his prim...
Dennis MacKay
RJ Masonry Inc. / Delta Stone Products / Mountain Valley Stone, Production Manager
Dennis MacKay is the Production Manager for Delta Stone Products. He went to some High School and some college.
Vaughn Maurice
Humane Society of Utah, Executive Director
Vaughn Maurice is the Executive Director of the nonprofit Humane Society of Utah. He oversees a budget of $7 million, nearly 100 staff members and ...
Melinda Meier
FUEL Marketing, CEO/Executive Vice President of Public Relations
Melinda Meier serves as CEO and executive vice president of public relations for FUEL Marketing. She plans and implements all advertising, public r...
Julie Mulcock
Jacobsen Construction Company, VP, Director of Human Resources
Julie Mulcock leads human resource function at Jacobsen Construction Company.  Julie earned her bachelor's degree in communication from the Univers...
Ryan Nelson
Employers Council, Utah President
Businesses with employees, just like vehicles, need a professional to provide advice, to perform a tune up or routine maintenance, to rebuild broke...
Marion Neversummer
Hilton Salt Lake City Center, Director of Sales & Marketing
Marion Neversummer is privileged to lead a team of sales and events professionals at Hilton Salt Lake City Center who are focused on building long ...
Ashley Nicholes
AA Nicholes, LLC, Owner
Ashley Nicholes is the owner of a professional services business helping busy entreprenurs with the focusing on their businesses while refining the...
Ryon Okelberry
ALSCO, Production Manager
Ryon OKelberry is currently the Production Manager at Alsco, a textile rental company. In this role he oversees the production department to ensure...
Stephanie Palmer
Bonneville Media Group, Director of Sales - KSL
Stephanie Palmer is the Director of Sales for KSL Newsradio.  She oversees a team of account managers who work with national and local businesses p...
Kevin Peterson
WCF Insurance, Senior Vice President
Kevin Peterson is a recently hired executive for WCF Insurance relocating from the Des Moines, Iowa metro.  As the Senior Vice President of Sales a...
Travis Reid
Discovery Gateway Children's Museum, Senior Manager; Creative and Exhibits
Travis Reid is the Senior Manager of Creative and Exhibits for the Discovery Gateway Children's Museum. In his current role at the museum, Travis p...
Lindsay Riches
Salt Lake Chamber, Business Development
Lindsay is a part of the Business Development team at the Salt lake Chamber. She facilitates both new memberships and membership upgrades and conti...
Eve Rickles
Women's Business Center of Utah, Digital Media Coordinator`
Eve Rickles is the Digital Media Coordinator for the Women's Business Center of Utah, producing their social media content and managing their websi...
Lisa Romney
Rocky Mountain Power, Regional Business Manager
As a Regional Business Manager for Rocky Mountain Power, Lisa works directly with customers and communities to assist in the areas where business a...
Garth Shaw
GSBS Architects, Principal, Director of Sustainability
Garth Shaw is in his second decade with GSBS Architects and is the firm’s Director of Sustainability. He is a principal and leads GSBS’ higher-educ...
Jimmy Sheppard
Western Governors University, Director of Public Policy
Jimmy Sheppard is the Director of Public Policy for Western Governors University. Jimmy earned his bachelors in Political Science and History from ...
Joseph Silverzweig
Comcast Business, Government Affairs Manager
Joseph Silverzweig is Government Affairs Manager for Comcast’s Utah operations. Joseph negotiates telecommunications franchise agreements with loca...
Adrienne Smith
United Way of Salt Lake, Corporate Relations Director
Adrienne serves as the Corporate Relations Director for the United Way of Salt Lake (UWSL). She leads a team of advisors who connect with corporate...
Emery Smith
Deseret Digital Media, Director of Talent and Organizational Development
Emery Smith is the Director of Talent and Organizational Development for Deseret Digital Media, the home of KSL.com, Utah.com, theMemories.com, and...
Ken Stonebrook
Salt Lake Community College, Dean of Students & Assistant Vice President
Ken Stonebrook serves as the Dean of Students and Assistant Vice President at Salt Lake Community College. He is responsible for overseeing the jud...
Ryan Tesch
Ivory Homes, CFO
Ryan Tesch is the Chief Financial Officer for Ivory Homes. Ryan earned his bachelor's in accounting from the University of Utah and his master's in...
Megan Townsend
Wasatch Front Regional Council
Meg is the Community and Economic Development Director of the Wasatch Front Regional Council. She manages the Transportation and Land Use Connectio...
Sherry Weaver
Park City Resort, Associate Director of Sales
Sherry grew up in Buffalo, NY and attended Genesee Community College pursuing a degree in Travel & Tourism. On a familiarization trip in December 1...
Mindy Young
Equality Utah, Managing Director
After teaching HS and University theater and ESL for over 15 years, Mindy Young is utilizing her creative, educational and administrative skills at...
Brian Zehnder
Exodus Healthcare Network, Medical Director
Brian Zehnder is an active practicing Family Physician, and Medical Director for Exodus Healthcare Network, a progressive primary care Company serv...
Blake Zumbrunnen
Zions Bank, Senior Vice President, National Sales Manager
Blake is responsible for the nation-wide business development efforts of his remote team of eight. The group seeks financing opportunities for smal...
Tara McHugh
Salt Lake Chamber, Program & Events Manager
Tara serves as the Programs and Events Manager for the Salt Lake Chamber. She plans and organizes 150 events with her team each year. She works wit...