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The DAS team is comprised of skilled and knowledgeable leadership and employees whose work has been nationally recognized.

Tani Downing is a member of the Executive Board for the National State Risk and Insurance Management Association.
Ken Hansen served as the president of Administrative Codes and Registers from 1998 to 2000.
The National Association of Secretaries of State Administrative Codes and Registers awarded Mike Broschinsky and the Division of Administrative Rules the 2013 Robert J. Colborn Innovation Award for Utah’s eRules application.
Patricia Smith-Mansfield serves on the Council of State Archivists State Electronic Records Initiative committee.
  • Jake Jacobsen is the Past President of the National Association of State Facility Administrators. Bruce Whittington also served as President in 2007.
  • Patrick Tomasino is a member of the Utah State Uniform Building Code Commission.
  • John Reidhead serves as Secretary Treasurer of the National Association of State Comptrollers.
  • Rick Beckstead serves as the Treasurer of the National Conference of State Social Security Administrators.
  • Brenda Lee is the Past President 2013-2014 Northern Utah Association of Government Accountants (NUAGA).
Jeff Mottishaw serves on the Executive Board of the National Conference of State Fleet Administrators.
Kent Beers is a Board Member and current Chairman of the WSCA-NASPO Purchasing Organization, a national purchasing cooperative sponsored by the National Association of State Procurement Officials.
Brian Nelson is a former President and board member of the Utah PRIMA chapter.