Racing Utah’s Education to the Top Ten

Education funding is one of the biggest topics at this year’s legislative session. In this episode, we discuss the challenges faced by students and the state in regards to Utah’s education policy. Dr. Richard Kendall is a seasoned veteran in the education debate and offers his opinion on how to bring about positive change.


About our Guest

Dr. Richard Kendall has been involved in education at every level. From public classrooms to the office of University President, he brings more than 35 years of experience to the discussion about the state of education in Utah. Dr. Kendall obtained a Bachelor of Science in English at Weber State and later received a Master’s degree and Ph.D. in Leadership and Policy at the University of Utah. He is currently working as an educational consultant for Prosperity 2020 and Education First, but worked much of his life as a teacher and education administrator. Various awards and recognitions have been given to Dr. Kendall for his exceptional efforts and accomplishments throughout the years.