Royce Van Tassell will provide an overview of his current position as executive director of the Utah Association of Public Charter Schools. Van Tassell will describe his career path, provide career advice, and discuss life lessons.
Additionally, he is a political consultant and previously served in a variety of positions with the Utah Taxpayers Association, Parents for Choice in Education, the American Civil Rights Institute, and the Pacific Research Institute. His reading tastes are eclectic, running from law, economics, and other public policy books to John Grisham, Shakespeare, and Dr. Seuss. Van Tassell received a bachelor’s degree in political science from BYU, followed by graduate studies in political economy at Utah State University.