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Stephen E. Denkers
brings years of involvement with a diverse group of non-profit organizations, ranging from private school pk-12, higher education, environmental preservation, research, arts, homeless shelters, food banks, and 25 years of management in a family foundation.
became involved with Realms
of Inquiry when two of his
children entered the school in 2005.
Mike and Madison were struggling with the rigid structure of Rowland Hall.
has opened the world to Mike and Madison.
Madison has become a confident world traveler and has as many prospective colleges out of the US as she
does in the states.
Mike is growing every day; he
is very excited to participate in the international travel.
One of the most impressive aspects of Realms
is the teachers.
had the pleasure to know many great teachers over the years; the teachers at Realms
of Inquiry are among the most talented, smart, dynamic and dedicated of all.
had gone to Realms
with this group of teachers.
is very excited for Realms
of Inquiry's future.
Steve received a Bachelor of Science from the University Of Utah in 1984.
He was founder and president of Evolution Ski Company from 1984-2004, when he sold the company.
was very involved with the efforts to bring the Winter Olympics to Utah.
Steve has served as a trustee on his grandfather's charitable foundation (The Willard L. Eccles Foundation) since 1985, and became executive director of the foundation in 1999.
also serves on his
parents' charitable foundation (Stephen and Susan Denkers Foundation).
has served and serves on the following Boards: Rowland Hall, The Nature Conservancy of Utah
and Idaho, National Advisory Committee of the University of Utah, Utah Museum of Natural History
, Spy Hop
, Sundance Institute