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Jordan Education Foundation
Meet JEF

Jordan Education Foundation (JEF) is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Your Children. Their Education. Our Collective Future.


The vision & mission of JEF is a community fulfilling the promise of potential in every child, every day. Jordan Education Foundation engages the community to provide resources to enhance educational experiences, strengthen students, and fuel success in Jordan School District. 


JEF strives to enrich and enhance educational opportunities district wide, improve educational outcomes and to assist students in the classroom. We believe that all students are deserving of a fulfilling life beyond high school, and each and every teacher is a hero for leading them to it.  JEF values student achievement, integrity, leadership, spirit of community and stewardship.  


JEF was established in 1986 and is led by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of key business and community leaders, parents, district administration, and a full-time Executive Director.


JEF supports over 54,000 students who attend 57 schools
7 High Schools, 10 Middle Schools36 Elementary Schools, and 5 Technical/Special Schools) in the rapidly growing cities of West Jordan, South Jordan, Riverton, Bluffdale, Herriman, and Copperton.

Meet Our Team

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Mike Haynes

Executive Director

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Anne Gould
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Carla Clark
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Lindsay Auld

Associate Director


Dawn Ramsey

Mayor, South Jordan City


Vice President/President Elect

Clark Bell

CEO, Aqua-Yield

Immediate Past President

Tyler Pettit 

Vice President, DA Davidson & Co. 

Executive Director
Mike Haynes

Jordan Education Foundation

Jason Casto 

Owner/President, Genesis Dental


Nathan Evershed

Attorney, Nelson Jones Legal


Ty Foster

Business Development/Investor Relations

Hall Labs


Tina Rothe

Community Representative


Spencer Carver

AVP SEG Development, MACU

Bruce Cutler

Community Representative/STEM Advocate

Corey Fairholm
Community Representative

Dr. Anthony Godfrey

Superintendent of Schools, Jordan School District

Lara Huff

Community Representative 

Mike Linton



Jenna Miller

Community Representative

Tracy Miller

President, Jordan School District Board of Education 

Carlos Moreno

Senior Partner, Moreno Ins. Group

Lanea Sampson

Community Representative

Tayler Scharman

Investment Banker, Goldman Sachs

Steve Seare

Territory Manager, Parterre Flooring

Steve Starks

CEO, Larry H. Miller Companies

Shaun Stevenett

Co-Founder - Acima

Brian Synan

General Manager, Gordmans

Janice Voorhies
Community Representative


Bob White

Cheif Operating Officer, Select Health 

Tami Pyfer

Community Outreach

Jordan School District

Kelly Giffen

President, Jordan Education Association


Lindsay Auld

Jordan Education Foundation


Carla Clark

Jordan Education Foundation


Anne Gould

Jordan Education Foundation