Ogden’s long list of accomplishments, recognitions, growth and development has been the product of community collaboration, connected commitment and innovative partnerships. I will continue to lead the the investment in and development of relationships with key community partners including Ogden City Council, Ogden City Schools, Ogden/Weber Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), Weber County, GOAL Foundation and the Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce.
TOGETHER WE HAVE:
• Empowered Ogden City’s staff to respond directly to issues and provide solutions.
• Built Weber State University College Town Initiative
• Established UTA Ski Bus Service to resorts in partnership with the Ogden/Weber CVB.
• Supported world-class events to increase tourism spending, such as, Ogden Marathon, XTERRA National Championships, Masters Cycling Championship, Ogden LDS Temple rededication, Scenic Tour of Utah, Tour of Utah and Fat Bike Summit.
LEADERSHIP IN PUBLIC SERVICE
I have created opportunity for Ogden’s vision and voice to be heard through service on several local and state committees and boards including:
- Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce
- Ogden/Weber CVB Executive Committee
- GOAL Foundation
- Economic Development Committee of Utah, Board Vice Chair
- Utah League of Cities and Towns Executive, Board Vice Chair
- Wasatch Front Regional Council, Board Vice Chair
- Sports Commission, Board of Directors
- WFRC Active Transportation, Committee Chair