Board of Trustees

The SITLA Board of Trustees meets several times annually to review and consider all trust lands business. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend all meetings. Please Note: Meetings are subject to change, please visit the Utah Public Notice website for current meetings and agendas.

 

2020 MEETING DATES
January 9 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
February 11 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
March 12 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
April 9 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
May 14 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
June 11 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
July 8 | Site Tour | CANCELLED
August 13 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
September 10 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
October 15 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda
November 19 | Salt Lake City | Meeting Agenda

 

2021 MEETING DATES
January 21 | Salt Lake City
February 18 | Salt Lake City
March 18 | Salt Lake City
April 15 | Salt Lake City
May 20 | Salt Lake City
June 17 | Salt Lake City
August 19 | Salt Lake City
October 21 | Salt Lake City
November 18 | Salt Lake City
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Board of Trustees

Six trustees are appointed to six-year terms by the governor, who makes the appointments from a list of nominees supplied to him from a nominating committee. The seventh at-large member of the Board of Trustees is appointed at the pleasure of the Governor. The Board of Trustees selects its officers from within its ranks.

Roger E. Barrus
Chairman
Background: Oil and gas, real estate development, business management, and legislative service
Centerville, Utah
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2021
Donald G. Foot
Vice Chairman
President and CEO Veragold Corporation
Background: Metallurgical engineer, corporate development and management.
Fruit Heights, Utah
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2022
W. Richards Woodbury
Trustee
Woodbury Corporation
Background: Real estate development, planning and management.
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2023
David Donegan
Trustee
Senior Vice President of Sinclair Oil & Gas Company (SOGC)
Background: Board Member of SOGC and Wolf Midstream Company which developed and operates a crude gathering system in West Texas.
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2024
Warren H. Peterson
Trustee
Vice President, Land and Natural Resources, Retired | Farmland Reserve, Inc.
Background: Land use planning and management, natural resource law.
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2025
Bryan Harris
Trustee
Term Expires: Jun 30, 2026
Michael Mower
Trustee
Deputy Chief of Staff and State Planning Coordinator in the Governor's Office
Background: Coordinating state planning and public lands initiatives
Salt Lake City, Utah

Term does not expire; serves at the pleasure of the governor.
Lisa Jones
Executive Assistant to the Board
801-538-5110