Stephen Urquhart

Board Member

Stephen H. Urquhart works as the Global Ambassador for the University of Utah. Steve was a member of the Utah House of Representatives from 2001 to 2008 (Majority Whip and Rules Chair). He served in the Utah Senate from 2009 to 2016 (Higher Education Sub-appropriations Chair). Steve is a graduate of Williams College (biology) and BYU Law School (law review, honors). He is a director for Red Butte Garden and Equality Utah. For his efforts to better Utah, Steve has been honored by the ACLU (Torch of Freedom), Equality Utah (Abraham Lincoln Award), the Utah Bar Association (President’s Award), and the Utah Pride Festival (Pete Suazo Political Action Award). Steve grew up in Houston, Texas. He is married to Sara Stanley. They have 4 children and live in Salt Lake City, Utah.