UPEA Accepting Applications for Privatization Policy Board

The Utah Public Employees’ Association (UPEA) is accepting applications from current UPEA members interested in applying for a seat on the Privatization Policy Board.  Members interested in applying must send a letter of intent and a resume to:


Attn:  Kendle

1000 Bellwood Lane

Murray, UT  84123

Email kendle@upea.net

UPEA encourages members in good standing to submit a letter of intent and resume is Dec. 5, 2018.

The appointment is for four years and duties will include:

  • Reviewing whether certain services performed by existing state agencies should be privatized to provide the same types and quality of services at a lower cost;
  • Reviewing specific requests for to determine whether privatization would be feasible and result in cost savings;
  • Reviewing issues related to agency competition with the private sector with the intent of eliminating unfair competition

For a detailed list of Privatization Policy Board duties, please refer to Utah Code Section 63-55a-3.

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