Work History

Work History
Mar 2005 - Present

Recreation Supervisor

City of South Salt Lake

§Supervise recreation programs including youth and adult sports, afterschool programs, community learning centers and community events.

§Develop, secure and provide oversight of $2,000,000 in grants through Federal, State, County and Private Foundations.

§Coordinate community coalitions and project advisory boards.

§Manage Recreation Department budgets.

§Hire, train, supervise and evaluate staff of 30 people.

Feb 2002 - Dec 2004


Utah Federation for Youth

§Managed business activities and finances for non-profit organization.

§Planned and facilitated all aspects of multiple programs for youth.           

§Successful fundraising, grant writing and budget management

§Supervised agency staff, AmeriCorps NCCC teams and volunteers.

Jul 1988 - Jan 2001

Director of Alpine Programs

Special Populations Learning Outdoor Recreation and Education (SPLORE)

§ Directed the planning and implementation of Nordic skiing and rock climbing programs for at-risk youth and people with disabilities.

§ Increased cooperative relationships with businesses, government agencies, and community service organizations.

§ Recruited, trained and supervised volunteers.


Sep 1992 - Aug 1998

Bachelor of Science

University of Utah



Consensus Building

Community Organizing

Grant Writing and Management


Outdoor enthusiast - White water rafting, hiking, skiing

Spending time with Family


Community involvement


Objective:  To direct service-oriented programs promoting community involvement and integration.



CPR and First Aid Instructor

American Red Cross