Contact Us 

Address

Utah State Board of Education
250 East 500 South
PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4200

School Finance

Deborah Jacobson
Assistant Superintendent of Operations
Phone: (801) 538-7627 | E-mail

Patrick Lee
School Finance Director
Phone: (801) 538-7667 | E-mail

Pat Gardner
Administrative Services Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7756 | E-mail

Kirin McInnis
Research Consultant
Phone: (801) 538-7674 | E-mail

Brett Baltazar
School Finance Specialist Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7802 | E-mail 

John Palmer
School Finance Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7623 | E-mail

Dallin Peugnet
School Finance Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7965 | E-mail

Laura Wilson
School Finance Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7633 | E-mail

Ron Litchfield
State Pupil Transportation Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7577 | E-mail

Vacant
Minimum School Program Administrator

Rebecca Nielsen
Grant Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7666 | E-mail

Traci Peterson
Grant Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7593 | E-mail 

Tony Onofrietti
Grants Compliance Officer
Phone: (801) 538-7671 | E-mail

Kellie Smith
Office Specialist I
Phone: (801) 538-7744 | E-mail  

Dale Frost
Fiscal Policy Analyst
Phone: (801) 538-7606 | E-mail

Matthew Barrett
Construction and Facility Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7939 | E-mail

Cole Shakespear
Fiscal Monitor Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7576 | E-mail

Neil Stevens
Fiscal Monitor Team Lead
Phone: (801) 538- 7819 | E-mail

Tami Long
Fiscal Monitor
Phone: (801) 538-7832 | E-mail

Vacant
Fiscal Monitor

Merilee Wendell
Fiscal Monitor
Phone: (801) 538-7977 | E-mail

Jeff Conley
Fiscal Monitor
Phone: (801) 538-7859 | E-mail 

Clint Hoke
Fiscal Monitor
Phone: (801) 538-7805 | E-mail

Internal Accounting

Sue Mak
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7829 | E-mail

Brian Ross
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7701 | E-mail

Alexandra Urban
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7625 | E-mail

Kathy Olson
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7860 | E-mail

Chandler Briggs
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7626 | E-mail

Diane Sutton
Financial Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7839 | E-mail

Austin Wahl
Financial Analyst
Phone: (801) 538-7608 | E-mail

Sarah Grisenti
Financial Analyst
Phone: (801) 538-7955 | E-mail

Shaunna Ford
Travel Coordinator
Phone: (801) 538-7672 | E-mail

Katy Abildskov
Section Accountant, Assessment, Data and Statistics, Utah State Board of Education
Phone: (801) 538-7620 | E-mail

Brenda Contreras
Section Accountant, Career and Technical Education (CTE), Teaching and Learning
Phone: (801) 538-7748 | E-mail

Scott Eddie
Section Accountant, Child Nutrition Program Fiscal Monitor Team Manager(CNP)
Phone: (801) 538-7915 | E-mail

Sherry Gale
Section Accountant, Student Support 
Phone: (801) 538-7815 | E-mail

Jim Gorac
Section Accountant, Charter Schools, Financial Operations, Indirect Cost Pool (ICP), Information Technology (IT)
Phone: (801) 538-7610 | E-mail

Sheri Johnson
Section Accountant, Teaching and Learning 
Phone: (801) 538-7569 | E-mail

Sara Croft
Section Accountant, Special Education, Policy and Communication, Trust Lands
Phone: (801) 538-7795 | E-mail

Kim Waggoner
General Services Specialist
Phone: (801) 538-7628 | E-mail

Purchasing

Zachary Christensen
Director of Purchasing and Contracts
Phone: (801) 538-7538 | E-mail

Joseph Borrack
Contract Specialist 
Phone: (801) 538-7641 | E-mail

Michael Iwasaki
Purchasing Manager
Phone (801) 538-7621 | E-mail

Adam Herd
Purchasing Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7879 | E-mail

Melissa Strautins
Purchasing Agent
Phone: (801) 538-7603 | E-mail

Camille Clarke
Purchasing Agent
Phone: (801) 538-7789 | E-mail