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UEA Elections

Did you know national, state and local association leaders are association members elected by peers? UEA leadership elections are held annually, as outlined in the UEA Bylaws. Statewide elected leaders include the UEA President and Vice President, the UEA Board of Directors and NEA Directors for Utah. Local leaders are also elected by their peers in each local association. Get involved by applying to run or by voting.

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2020 UEA Elections

2020 UEA Elections are now closed 

Twelve state UEA leadership offices were subject to election in 2020, including NEA State Director and five state Board positions. A statewide General Election ran January 29-February 19 via electronic voting to fill these positions. Below are the candidates who applied to run for these offices. Click any name to view their profile.

General Election Results

Mike Harman Denise Lake
Mike Harman Denise Lake

In accordance with its Bylaws, the UEA held an online General Election January 29-Feburay 19, 2020, for the two UEA state offices subject to election in 2020, including NEA State Director and Ethnic Minority Director on the UEA Board of Directors. There were also four UEA Board positions.

In the race for NEA State Director, Mike Harman was elected to serve a three-year term and Denise Lake was elected as the Ethnic Minority Director on the UEA Board of Directors. The results of the other races are listed in the following tables. 

Complete Statewide General Election Results

OFFICE

CANDIDATE NAME

PERCENT
(of total ballots cast)

NEA State Director
(three-year term)

Mike Harman

99 %

Write-in

1 %

 

 

 

Ethnic Minority Director
(three-year term)

Denise Lake

69 %

Marsha Curtis

30 %

Write-in

1 %

 

 

 


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OFFICE

CANDIDATE NAME

PERCENT
(of total ballots cast)

Color Country Director on the UEA Board of Directors
(three-year term)

Amy Barton

100%

Write-in

0%

 

 

 

Color Country NEA-RA Successor Delegate
(three-year term)

Reece Jacobsen

100%

Write-in

0%

 

 

 

Eastern Director on the UEA Board of Directors
(one-year term)

Kody Clyde

97%

Write-in

3%

 

 

 

Granite Director on the UEA Board of Directors
(three-year term)

Taylor Layton

 18%

Michele Jones

82%

Write-in

0%

 

 

 

Granite NEA-RA Successor Delegate
(three-year term)

Taylor Layton

98%

Write-in

2%

 

 

 

Jordan Director on the UEA Board of Directors
(three-year term)

Kathy Smith

100%

Write-in

0%

 

 

 

Northern NEA-RA Successor Delegate
(two-year term)

Roger Donohoe

97%

Write-in

3%

 

 

 

Woodland Peaks NEA-RA Successor Delegat
(two-year term)

Chelsa Roberts

98%

Write-in

2%


Past Election Results