Director of Career and Technical Education
Prior to her appointment in 2014, Thalea served in other capacities at the Utah State Board of Education including as a Coordinator over CTE Programs and Financial Accountability and as an Education Specialist overseeing Health Science Education. She also served on the Executive Committee and Board of Directors for the National Consortium for Health Science Education including four years as the Chair. Prior to coming to the Utah State Board of Education, Thalea taught health science courses in high school and worked in school district administration for fifteen years. She has also worked at the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics in various management and clinical positions. Thalea earned bachelor's and master's degrees in Exercise and Sports Science from the University of Utah along with her School Administration license from Utah State University.
250 E 500 S P.O. Box 144200 Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4200