Rod Hurd was elected to a three year term on the UEA Board of Directors to represent High Desert UniServ beginning in July 2018. He was reelected for a second, three-year term beginning July 2021
High Desert UniServ serves educators in Emery, Grand, Juab, Millard, No. Sanpete, San Juan, Sevier, So. Sanpete, Tintic, and Wayne Counties. The UniServ is a rural, huge area, not heavily populated, and is the largest geographical unit in the state.