2016 State School Board Candidates

Sutherland Institute’s Center for Educational Progress understands the importance of good education policy. During this nonpartisan State Board of Education election, Sutherland Institute is offering each candidate the opportunity to introduce themselves to voters. Those candidates who have responded answered 13 education policy questions and, if they desired, uploaded an introductory video. Find the candidates running in your district and get acquainted!

To see which Utah State Board of Education District you live in, click here (make sure to select the “State Board of Edu.” button under “Districts”).

Dixie Allen
State School Board 12
(General Election Candidate)
Lisa Cummins
State School Board 11
(General Election Candidate)
Shelly Teuscher
State School Board 7
(General Election Candidate)
Leslie Brooks-Castle
State School Board 7
Alisa Ellis
State School Board 12
(General Election Candidate)
Dave Thomas
State School Board 4
(General Election Candidate)
Elizabeth Carlin
State School Board 4
David Sharette
State School Board 8
R. Neil Walter
State School Board 15
Wesley Christiansen
State School Board 15
(General Election Candidate)
Brent Strate
State School Board 4
Laurie Williams
State School Board 7
James Moss
State School Board 12
Kathleen Riebe
State School Board 10
(General Election Candidate)
Scott Neilson
State School Board 13
(General Election Candidate)