The Utah Teachers of English Language Arts is the state chapter of the national organization, The National Council of Teachers of English. We are a completely volunteer organization providing English Language Arts teachers from high schools and junior high schools in the state of Utah with an organization to further quality teaching.

The UCTE Executive Board

The UCTE Executive Board officers are volunteers from local public schools and universities. Some positions have email addresses where they can be contacted, as noted in the chart below.

President
Dawan Coombs
Brigham Young University

President-Elect
Blake Bockholt
Fremont High School

 

Past President
Kim Irvine
Weber School District

Secretary
Vacant

Treasurer
Tara Piña

Historian
Vacant

UCTE Committees

The UCTE committes directors are also volunteers from local public schools and universities. These committees are instrumental to the work of the Utah Council of Teachers of English. Where email addresses are available, links are provided to contact committee chairs.

Conference Chair
Jon Ostenson
Brigham Young University

QUEST Chair(s)
Jessica Rivera-Mueller
Utah State University

Membership Chair
Sarah Ashcroft

UEJ Editor(s)
Tom Smith
Utah Valley University

Makenzie Selland
Utah University

Public Relations
Vacant

Teacher of the Year Award
Joe Burke

Promising Young Writers
Vacant

Teacher Support
Vacant

Student Affiliate
Vacant