Board of Advisors

The Natural History Museum of Utah is governed by the Board of Regents.  A group of community volunteers are elected to serve on the Museum's Board of Advisors, providing advice on and support for key issues while advancing the Museum's mission.

NHMU Board of Advisors



Curt Crowther, President

Serta Mattress of Salt Lake

Randy Dryer

S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney School of Law

Bing Fang, 

AMT Labs, Inc. CEO (retired)

Muffy Mead Ferro, Past President

Civic Volunteer

Senator Stuart Adams

The Adams Company

Mary Ann Ellis Cassell

Civic Volunteer

Max Chang

American Estate Management Corporation

Kim Casady

Larry H. Miller Management Corporations

Stephen E. Denkers

Willard L. Eccles Charitable Foundation

Lisa Eccles

U of U Board of Trustees

Erik Erlingsson, MD

Janet Q. Lawson Foundation

Victoria Hodgkins

 Civic Volunteer

 Rick Kay

 Sweet Candy Co.

Sarah B. George, Ph.D.

NHMU Executive Director

Keith Griffall

Western Leisure Tours

Peggy Hunt

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Judith Moyle

R. Harold Burton Foundation

Heidi Redd

Indian Creek Cattle Company

Piper Rhodes

Rio Tinto | Kennecott

Paula Swaner Sargetakis

Frog Bench Farms

Susan Speer

Zions Bank (retired)

Stephen Swindle

Fabian Van Cott

Pieter van der Have

Weber State University

John West

Cottonwood Partners

William Wirthlin

Associated Title (retired)

Ex-Officio Members

  Member  Affiliation
Ruth V. WatkinsUniversity of Utah Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs 
Randy JohnsonNHMU Volunteer Representative