Mike Haynes

Biography

1st term, appointed in 2019

Mike Haynes and his wife Melinda have lived in South Jordan for ten years and have three children and one son-in-law. Their oldest daughter and son-in-law both graduated from the University of Utah in the Spring of 2018. Their oldest son is attending BYU and is on the BYU cross country and track teams. Their youngest son attends UVU and is on the UVU lacrosse team. All three of Mike’s children started their education in private school here in Utah, then moved into a charter school and later into public school. All three graduated from high schools in the Jordan School District with multiple scholarship offers.

Mike enjoys serving and being involved in the community. He serves on multiple boards and committees, including: Jordan Education Foundation (Board Member, Executive Committee, Past President), Uplift Families, (Education Advisory Committee), Junior Achievement of Utah, (Board Member, Student Impact Committee) as well as several others with a focus on children, families, and education.

Professionally, Mike is an entrepreneur and has been able to work in a variety of industries. Mike has traveled to 30 countries and loves experiencing different places and cultures. He has a passion for education, spending time with family, the Utah outdoors, sporting activities, and his 20-plus years as a competitive Powerlifter.

Mike Haynes
South Jordan
Phone:  (801) 618-7364 | mike.haynes@schools.utah.gov