National Honors Advisory Board

The National Honors Advisory Board (NHAB) provides important leadership and guidance for the advancement of the Honors College. Members are alumni, donors, and supporters of the College who have found prestige and success in their careers and communities. Committee members volunteer about 25 hours a year assisting the College with program development, fundraising, event planning, and efforts to extend our communication and network of alumni and friends.

Current Members:

Ms. Janice Ugaki (Co-Chair),  Co-Founder and COO, Firmseek, Inc.
Ms. Janet Louie (Co-Chair), Senior Vice President, Zions Bank
Dr. J. Peter Beck, Orthopaedic Surgeon/Lead Researcher, University of Utah
Mr. Jared Belnap, President, Pride Logistics Solutions, LLC
Mr. Kenneth B. Black, Attorney, Stoel Rives, LLP
Mr. Barton W. Giddings, Partner, Stoel Rives, LLP
Mr. C. Charles Hetzel III, Vice Chairman (Retired), Ark Asset Management
Mr. Jon M. Lear, Attorney, Lear & Lear LLP
Mr. Phillip Lear, Attorney, Lear & Lear LLP
Mr. Gregory O. Lunt, Attorney, Latham & Watkins LLP (California)
Ms. Marcia Madsen, Partner, Mayer, Brown & Platt (Washington D.C.)
Ms. Kimberly Gardner Martin, Chair of the Gardner Family Foundation
Ms. Julie Matis, Attorney
Dr. Jerilyn McIntyre, President Emerita, Central Washington University
Mr. Lynn Pace, Deputy City Attorney, Salt Lake City Attorney’s Office
Dr. Thomas N. Parks, PhD, Vice President for Research, University of Utah
Mr. David C. Salisbury, Jordan Park
Mr. Mark Snihurowych, President, Center for Senior Benefits
Mr. Cameron Terry, Head of Technology Strategy and Operations, AIG
Ms. Phyllis Vetter, Associate General Counsel, University of Utah

Emeritus Members:

Mr. Douglas F. Bennett, VP of Federal Affairs, Liberty Mutual, Washington, D.C.
Mr. Scott E. Calder, President & CEO, Mainstream Data, Salt Lake City, Utah
Mr. John Dahlstrom (Past Chair) Executive Vice President, Wasatch Property Management
Mr. Roger R. Ekins, Honors Program Chairman, Butte College, Oroville, California
Mr. William Richards, Professor of Law, Clinical, SJ Quinney College of Law
Mr. Steven Scott, Salt Lake City, UT
Mr. Paul Whitby, Attorney, New York City, New York (Past Chair)