The Salt Lake Tribune is led by a unprecedented volunteer Board of Administrators.
Paul C. Huntsman served because the proprietor and writer of The Salt Lake Tribune till he donated his possession to create the nation’s first nonprofit metropolitan each day in 2020. Paul serves as chair of The Salt Lake Tribune Inc. Board of Administrators and as president of Huntsman Household Investments, LLC. He has over 25 years of board-level, operations and transactional expertise in industrial, monetary and funding providers corporations. He served as a vice chairman at Huntsman Company from 1996 to 2004 and as a senior vice chairman at Huntsman Homosexual World Capital, LLC from 2009 to 2013, the place he sourced, executed and managed personal fairness transactions. Huntsman beforehand served on the boards of Citadel Plastics, Huntsman Chemical and the Clark Planetarium, and presently serves on the boards of This Is The Place Park Basis, American Pacific Company, GTA Teleguam and the Huntsman Program in Worldwide Research and Enterprise on the College of Pennsylvania.
Clint Betts is the co-founder, govt director and chairman of Silicon Slopes. In 2013, Betts based Beehive Startups. In 2016, Beehive Startups created a brand new nonprofit group and joined forces with Silicon Slopes to empower Utah’s startup and tech group to be taught, join and serve. Along with his duties at Silicon Slopes, Betts is the cofounder and CEO of TheBeehive.com; co-founder and CEO of CEO.com; writer of Silicon Slopes Journal; and co-founder and govt producer of Silicon Slopes Tech Summit. A Utah native, Betts studied journalism at Utah Valley College and resides within the Beehive State along with his spouse and 4 youngsters.
Luzmaria (Lucy) Cardenas started her restaurant profession handing out menus in her dad and mom’ eating places on the age of 5. The Cardenas household has owned and operated eating places in Salt Lake Metropolis repeatedly for over 55 years. Lucy grew up on the west aspect of Salt Lake Metropolis, graduating from West Excessive. Professionally, Lucy skilled restaurant workers in six states, returning to Salt Lake Metropolis in 2005 to take possession of the Cardenas household enterprise, The Pink Iguana. The final 15 years she has labored to honor the household’s legacy whereas rising the enterprise to satisfy the calls for created by 30 years of native and nationwide awards and honors. The Pink Iguana serves over 750,000 clients a yr at three places and employs a workers of 200. Lucy is a member of the Utah Multicultural Fee and serves on the boards of the River District Chamber and The Suazo Enterprise Heart. Lucy’s imaginative and prescient is to proceed to help, dwell and work within the westside neighborhood, which she believes gives nice alternatives to the Salt Lake Valley.
Randy Dryer began his profession as a working journalist in each print and TV after which went to regulation faculty with the considered turning into a community correspondent reporting on the Supreme Court docket. He started his second profession as a training lawyer at Utah’s largest regulation agency, Parsons Behle & Latimer, the place he was in a position to mix his love of regulation and journalism in a nationwide media regulation litigation follow. Randy has represented just about each main information group within the State of Utah, together with The Salt Lake Tribune, and lots of nationwide information organizations. In 2012 he was named by Finest Attorneys as “First Modification Lawyer of the Yr” in Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah. After 30 years as a training lawyer, Randy was named because the Presidential Honors Professor on the College of Utah with a joint appointment on the S.J. Quinney School of Regulation and the Honors School the place he teaches programs in media regulation, pretrial follow, judicial course of and digital privateness, and is actively concerned in college governance at each schools and the college as an entire. Randy has an extended historical past of group engagement and volunteerism, together with serving as a member of the board of trustees of the 2002 Salt Lake Metropolis Winter Olympic Video games Organizing Committee, the Utah Athletic Basis, president of the Utah State Bar, a member of the board of trustees of the College of Utah and quite a few different nonprofit organizations targeted on arts museums, entry to justice and marketing campaign finance reform.
Holly Mullen was born and raised in Salt Lake Metropolis. Her earliest reminiscence of The Salt Lake Tribune includes sitting on the kitchen desk at age six sounding out the headlines to her mother or dad. Holly is a graduate of the College of Utah, the place she earned a bachelor’s diploma in communication, with an emphasis on information reporting. Two weeks after commencement, she was employed as a cub reporter on the Deseret Information and commenced a 30-year profession in reporting, writing and modifying at newspapers throughout the nation. She was The Salt Lake Tribune’s first girl govt sports activities editor and a well-liked Utah web page columnist, writing on politics and native tradition. From 2007 to 2015, Holly was editor at Salt Lake Metropolis Weekly; communications director for the Utah Home Democratic Caucus, and govt director of the nonprofit Rape Restoration Heart in Salt Lake Metropolis. She was a communication workforce member for Salt Lake Metropolis Mayor Jackie Biskupski, and is presently communication and public engagement supervisor for Salt Lake Metropolis Public Utilities.
Ashish Patel is chief insights officer at Group 9 Media, the No. 1 writer on cell within the U.S. and residential to category-leading media manufacturers Thrillist, NowThis, The Dodo, Seeker and POPSUGAR. Ashish concurrently holds the title of Govt-in-Residence at early-stage VC fund Lerer Hippeau. Previous to Group 9’s formation, Ashish was senior vice chairman of social media at NowThis Media in addition to advisor at The Dodo and Thrillist, and head of worldwide social media at VICE. Ashish was born and raised in Salt Lake Metropolis and attended The Waterford Faculty. Ashish graduated from the College of Pennsylvania in 2008 with a bachelor’s diploma in economics and has labored and resided in Brooklyn, New York, since.
James E. Shelledy, Treasurer, retired as director of Louisiana State College’s Workplace of Pupil Media and Greer Chair in Media Enterprise and Ethics within the Manship Faculty in 2017. He directed the student-staffed Manship Faculty Information Service program and the Civil Rights Period Chilly Case Murders Undertaking, the Wrongful Conviction Undertaking and the Manship Statehouse Bureau, which covers the Louisiana Legislature for 13 each day newspapers. Shelledy was editor of The Salt Lake Tribune for 12 years and has greater than 30 years of each day newspaper and wire service expertise.
Angie Welling is the director of communications for Google Fiber, overseeing public relations and inner communications for Fiber in its 11 markets throughout america (together with two in Utah!). She beforehand led public coverage and public affairs for Google within the western U.S. Previous to becoming a member of Google, Angie was director of public relations at Salt Lake Metropolis-based Love Communications. She has additionally served as communications director to Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert and public info officer for the Utah Division of Corrections. Angie was additionally a reporter on the Deseret Information for practically eight years, masking state and federal courts and state authorities. Angie holds a grasp’s diploma of public administration from the College of Utah and a bachelor’s diploma in journalism from Weber State College. She serves on the capital marketing campaign committee for SpyHop and is a devoted volunteer and foster canine mother for Group Animal Welfare Society (CAWS).
Spencer Zwick is the cofounder and managing companion of Solamere Capital, a non-public fairness funding group based mostly in Boston and New York Metropolis. Solamere offers a automobile that allows a bunch of CEOs and business leaders to pool each their capital and their networks to supply and add worth to non-public funding alternatives. Solamere has a dedicated capital construction from strategic buyers representing many main industries, together with client items, healthcare, enterprise providers, transportation and logistics, retail, restaurant and meals, hospitality, industrials, and monetary providers. Spencer beforehand served because the nationwide finance chairman and senior adviser to the Romney for President campaigns and was the finance chairman for the previous Speaker of the Home Paul Ryan. He additionally served because the deputy chief of workers and chief working officer to Gov. Mitt Romney in Massachusetts. Beforehand, Spencer additionally labored within the govt workplace of the 2002 Olympic Organizing Committee for the Salt Lake Metropolis Winter Video games. Spencer serves as a board member for the Ann Romney Heart for Neurologic Ailments, the President’s Cupboard at Brigham and Girls’s Hospital, the Lupus Analysis Alliance and is a member of the BYU Pathway Presidents Management Council. Spencer is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and Thai. Spencer and his spouse, Jenny, are proud dad and mom of 4 kids.
Jennifer Napier-Pearce was appointed govt editor of The Tribune in 2016. On this position, she is chargeable for all enterprise technique, monetary oversight, inner insurance policies and newsroom selections. She is a member of the editorial board, JOA/Newspaper Company Company board, Utah Media Coalition, Utah Debate Fee and a ceaselessly sought-after group speaker.
Tim Fitzpatrick, govt vice chairman, brings his 35 years at The Tribune to the advanced activity for reinventing native journalism. Tim oversees operations at The Tribune, together with technical and monetary operations. He launched the digital subscription program in 2018 and lately took over digital advert administration. He’s additionally a member of the editorial board and often contributes editorials, and he has been actively concerned within the Utah Media Coalition’s efforts to advertise open authorities.
Fraser Nelson is the vice chairman of philanthropy and has been a devoted subscriber since transferring to Utah 23 years in the past. She is chargeable for constructing group help for our unbiased native journalism and dealing with native and nationwide companions to create a brand new nonprofit mannequin to maintain native journalism right here in Utah and throughout the nation.
Matt Canham is the senior managing editor, a task he has held since 2016. A longtime political reporter, Matt now supervises the information operation, together with the proficient editors, reporters, photographers, internet managers and duplicate editors who’re the lifeblood of The Tribune.