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Utah State Board of Education (USBE) Educator Licensing Team

United States Postal Service (USPS)

Utah State Board of Education Educator Licensing
PO Box 144200
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4200

Phone: (801) 538-7740 | Fax: (801) 538-7973 | E-mail

All Other Shipping

Utah State Board of Education Educator Licensing
250 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111-3204

Physical Address (Non-USPS)


Official transcripts must be ordered/sent to For more information, please refer to the Educator Records and Fingerprints Transcripts web page.

Support Staff

Executive Secretary
Local Education Agency (LEA): Specific License
Phone: (801) 538-7801

Christine Benevento
Office Specialist II
Out-of-State (OOS) Support
Phone: (801) 538-7695 | E-mail

Debbie Fewkes
Office Specialist II
Endorsements, Renewals, Transcript Posting
Phone: (801) 538-7591 | E-mail

Cassidy Johnson
Office Specialist II
Transcripts, Degree Posting, Praxis
Phone: (801) 538-7834 | E-mail 

Dijana Karabegovic
Office Specialist II
Associate Educator License (AEL)
Phone: (801) 538-7532 | E-mail 

Stephanie Suekawa
Office Specialist II
Transcripts, Test Scores, Record Updates
Phone: (801) 538-7501 | E-mail

Specialists and Coordinators

Kristin Campbell
Technical Specialist
Data, Private School Information
Phone: (801) 538-7892 | E-mail

Greg Cox
Education Specialist
Out-of-State (OOS) Licenses, Educator Preparation Programs (EPP),
Phone: (801) 538-7602 | E-mail

Andrew Grove
Education Specialist
Alternate Pathway to Professional Educator License (APPEL) Program Monitor
Phone: (801) 538-7737 | E-mail

Erica Horsley
Program Specialist
Teacher Salary Supplement Program (TSSP), National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) 
Phone: (801) 538-7741 | E-mail

Dr. Lisa McLachlan
Education Specialist
Alternate Pathway to Professional Educator License (APPEL), Educator Testing
Phone: (801) 538-7772 | E-mail

Bonnie Smith
Program Specialist
Alternative Routes to Licensure (ARL)
Phone: (801) 538-7858 | E-mail

Jane Conway
Licensing Support Staff Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7580 | E-mail

Dr. Malia Hite
Educator Licensing Coordinator
Phone: (801) 538-7740 | E-mail

Deja Allen
Office Support II
Phone: (801) 538-7752 | E-mail

Schedule an Appointment

While most of the answers regarding licensing questions can be found on the USBE website, if you wish to schedule either an online or an in-person appointment for licensing questions or fingerprinting.

Utah State Board of Education - Educator Licensing (Schedule an Appointment)
Outlook Bookings

Fingerprinting Appointments

For completion of the Fingerprinting step, please be sure that you have first launched the USBE background check process at Educator Licensing Online Background Check System. You will receive an e-mail from that includes a background check authorization form. Download and print the form and bring the document to your appointment along with a current state or federally issued photo identification (Drivers’ License). Please anticipate approximately 45 minutes for the appointment. Check in at the reception desk to validate parking access and obtain access to the Licensing Department.

Utah Educator LiveScan Fingerprint Sites

Licensing Appointments

A one-on-one appointment can be scheduled either virtually or in-person. Most questions can be resolved within a 30-minute window. You will receive an e-mail confirmation. If you wish to participate in a virtual appointment, at the time of your appointment, choose the Join Your Appointment link in the e-mail to connect via Microsoft Teams. For in-person appointments, sign in at the USBE Reception Desk to validate parking and obtain access to the Licensing Department.

Note: USBE recommends the wearing of masks for all unvaccinated individuals. Our USBE staff will wear a mask upon your request.