Governing Board

Athlos Academy of Utah is governed by a dedicated board comprised of parents and community members. The board is responsible for developing, implementing, and assessing policy; instituting sound employee relations; conducting open meetings; recognizing and conforming to the legal mandates imposed by state and federal laws; and governing within the limits of the delegation of state authority as a non-profit and public school board.

Additionally, the board has an obligation to assess its successes and challenges, inform the public of all deliberations and decisions, promote accountability, avoid abuse of power, enhance public understanding of its mission, conform to standards of ethical behavior, provide a framework for setting goals, and develop strategic plans for the accomplishment of those goals.

Board Calendar

The governing board holds regular board meetings on the third Wednesday of each month. Unless otherwise noted, the meetings are held at:

Athlos Academy of Utah
12309 South Mustang Trail Way
Herriman, UT 84096


Board Members

Ben Hyink, Board Chair

Josh Cummings, Board Vice Chair

Jon Cazier, Secretary

Gary Hansen, Treasurer

Jake McCrea, Board Member

Eric Christensen, Board Member

Will Fountain, Board Member


Under the direction of the board, the following committees have been formed:

  • Finance Committee
  • Governance Committee
  • Pillar Committee (formerly the Academics Committee)
  • Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Committee
  • School LAND Trust Committee
School LAND Trust Program

Athlos Academy of Utah utilizes its LAND Trust money to support the implementation of its cutting-edge athletic curriculum. This curriculum, aligned to the Utah Physical Education Standards, was created with long-term athletic development in mind and was carefully crafted based on proven science and research. The Athlos athletic curriculum and Healthy Body program support student academic achievement. LAND Trust funds allow AAU to hire experienced coaches to support the implementation of this unique program and to improve health and learning in our school.

School LAND Trust Committee Members
Meeting Schedule

For School LAND Trust meeting dates, visit the board meeting calendar.

School LAND Trust Documents

Meeting Agendas & Minutes