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Utah State Board of Education Educator Licensing Team

Utah State Board of Education Educator Licensing
250 East 500 South
PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4200
Phone: (801) 538-7740 | Fax: (801) 538-7973 | E-mail

Support Staff

Cassidy Johnson
Local Education Agency (LEA)-Specific Competency-Based License; Name Change, License Verification Letters, Upgrades, Computer Aided Certification of Teachers in Utah Schools (CACTUS), Degree Posting, Praxis, Utah University Recommendations
Phone: (801) 538-7834 | E-mail

Kimberly Howard
Associate Educator License (AEL), Alternative Routes to Licensure (ARL), Name Change
Phone: (801) 538-7532 | E-mail 

Penny Ford
Out-of-State (OOS) Licenses, International Licenses, Name Change
Phone: (801) 538-7695 | E-mail 

Stephanie Ferris
Utah State Board of Education Background Fingerprint Checks, Authorizations, Endorsements, State Approved Endorsement Plan (SAEP), Name Change
Phone: (801) 538-7752 | E-mail

Timothy Jenkins
Educator Effectiveness, Level 1 Renewal, Return to Licensure, Name Change, Degree posting 
Phone: (801) 538-7501 | E-mail

Specialists and Coordinator

Bonnie Smith
ARL
Phone: (801) 538-7858 | E-mail

Erica Horsley
Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP), Effective Teachers in High Poverty Schools (ETHPS), National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), Degree Posting
Phone: (801) 538-7741 | E-mail

Jane Conway
Licensing Support Staff Manager, Level 2/3 Renewal Audits
Phone: (801) 538-7580 | E-mail

Greg Cox
ARL, AEL, OOS Licenses (Elementary), Alternate Pathway to Professional Educator License (APPEL), Educator Preparation Program (EPP), International Licenses (Elementary)
Phone: (801) 538-7602 | E-mail

Kristin Campbell
Data Specialist, Private School Information
Phone: (801) 538-7892 | E-mail

Lisa McLachlan
APPEL, OOS Licenses for Secondary and Career and Technical Education (CTE), EPP, International Licenses (Secondary and CTE), Educator Testing
Phone: (801) 538-7772 | E-mail

Dr. Malia Hite
Educator License Policy, Research and Data, CACTUS
Phone: (801) 538-7601 | E-mail