The Governor’s Economic Council (GEC) is a public-private partnership that works at coordinating the economic development activities that take place every day throughout the State. Council membership is based on each appointee’s leadership at economic development organizations throughout Utah.

GEC members focus on forging and maintaining unprecedented partnerships between business and government to coordinate public and private efforts and further develop Utah’s growing economy.

Board Members


Gary Herbert

_Executive Director

Q. Val Hale


_Needham and Company, LLC

Mel Lavitt

_Chair - USTAR

Susan Opp

_Co-Chair - GRPB

Steve Styler

_Chair - World Trade Center Utah

Scott Anderson

_Vice President - DellEMC Utah

Vance Checketts

_CEO - ENVE Composites

Sarah Lehman

_Founder, President - Women Tech Council

Cydni Tetro

_Director - Air Force Strategic Programs, BAE Systems

Randy Tymofichuk

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