W. Edwards Deming said: “A bad system will beat a good person every time.” What is the objective of the system of public education and why do too many students struggle to succeed within it?
Bio: After a long career in the technology sector working for large companies and start-ups, John took up the challenge of public service and was elected to the Utah House of Representatives. After 10 years serving as a Representative, John ran for and was elected as Utah’s state auditor in 2012. John has been a champion of tax reform, transparent government, performance management, and fiscal responsibility. John’s educational background includes a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering and an MBA from Brigham Young University.