Four members of Utah’s Board of Regents stepped down Friday at the board’s meeting at Snow College. Regents Teresa Theurer and Bob Marquardt had served on the board since 2008 while Dan Campbell served on the board since 2010. Student Regent Ja’Kell Larson, a University of Utah student, completed her one-year term.
The state’s Commissioner of Higher Education David Buhler is also departing from the board. Buhler became the commissioner in 2012, but has worked for the Utah System of Higher Education for a total of 19 years.
Buhler will be teaching political science at the University of Utah this fall.
“It is bittersweet because I have loved my service and yet I’m still looking forward to being able to have the opportunity to be