Friends of the Children–Utah's Board of Directors are composed of dedicated professional and community leaders who share our passion for our mission and commitment to our values.

If you are interested in joining the Board of Directors, email our team at

Jesús N. Valero, MPA, PhD

Board Chair

Assistant Professor Political Science, University of Utah

Stephen Foxley

Board Vice Chair & Secretary

Government Affairs Director, Cambia Health Solutions

Paul Schuhmacher

Board Treasurer

Managing Director, AArete

Evelyn Everton

Evesquared Industries

Jane Ivory Metcalf


Ivory Foundation

Erinn Kelley-Siel

Chief Officer of Expansion and Policy

Friends of the Children - National

Greg Little

Global Head of Marketing


Trish Marshall-Azares

High School Teacher

Jordan School District

Jasmine Walton

Director of Community Initiatives