David A. Feitz Named Executive Director of the
Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority
Utah Commissioner of Higher Education Richard E. Kendell announced Thursday he
has appointed David A. Feitz
as the next Executive Director of UHEAA
Currently, Mr. Feitz is UHEAA's Associate Executive Director for Policy and Development.
In addition to being Executive Director of UHEAA, Mr. Feitz will serve as Associate Commissioner for Student Financial Aid.
will replace Dr. Mark Spencer, who has served as Executive Director for the past two and one-half years while also serving as Associate Commissioner for Finance and Facilities, where he
will continue to serve.
administers Utah's student financial aid programs and is a subsidiary of the Utah System of Higher Education.
plays a vital role in helping students have access to higher education opportunities.
I am pleased to announce that David has agreed to accept this appointment," Commissioner Kendell stated.
Prior to being named Associate Executive Director for Policy and Development, Mr. Feitz served as Vice President of Marketing for the Loan Servicing Corporation of Utah from 1981 to 1987.
Previously, he was a Financial Aid Administrator at Brigham Young University as well as a being a consultant with the U.S. Department of Education.
He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Education from Brigham Young University in 1978 and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Utah State University in 1979.
wife, Robin, are the parents of five children.