When: Friday Morning (9:00am – 10:00)
Who: Administrators, Teachers, Grades K-12
Royce Van Tassell brings a wealth of experience to the Utah Association of Public Charter Schools, having 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. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from BYU, and did graduate studies in political economy at Utah State University. His reading tastes are eclectic, running from law, economics and other public policy books to John Grisham, Shakespeare and Dr. Seuss. In his free time, Royce skis, mountain bikes and plays volleyball. For years he and his wife Leila have been season ticket holders with the BYU Men’s Volleyball program. And on more than one occasion, Royce has attended a midnight movie premiere in costume.