John is the Area Representative for Utah Foster Care Foundation’s Western Region, which includes Utah, Summit, Wasatch, Millard, and Juab counties. John is in charge of ensuring that these areas have good quality foster families that meet the needs of the children in foster care in his area. He loves working with families and helping them to understand the rewards and challenges that come along with becoming a foster family.
John’s experience as a licensed foster parent plays an important role in his ability to help new families feel comfortable and confident as they move through the path of licensure.
John came to Utah Foster Care with a diverse educational background in Culinary Arts and Business Management. He has a Masters of Public Administration Degree, which serves him well at UFC, as he develops creative and innovative ways to find families to care for Utah’s children in need and also track data and participant progress throughout the licensing process.