BOARDS &

COMMITTEES

Sheriff Merit Board

PURPOSE

Responsible for carrying out the provisions of Utah Law, Title 17 Chapter 30 including but not limited to recruiting, selecting and testing applicants to be placed on a certified register.  Members must be citizens of Carbon County for not less than five years and hold no other office or county employment.  For diversity, not more than two members shall be affiliated with or members of the same political party.

DEPARTMENT

Sheriff's Department

CONTACT

Kellie Payne - (435) 650-3507

CODE

UCA §17-30-3

AUTHORITY

County Legislative Body

COMPENSATION

No

PHONE

(435) 636-3244

APPOINTED MEMBERS

3 Regular

TERM

6 years

POLITICAL DIVERSITY

Yes

REQUIREMENTS

Members of a commission shall be citizens of the state, shall have been residents of the area embraced by the governmental unit from which appointed not less than five years next preceding the date of appointment, and shall hold no other office or employment under the governmental unit for which appointed.

Current Membership

wdt_ID NAME POSITION EXPIRES QUALIFICATIONS
1 Scott Henrie Chair December 31, 2026 Appointed by Commission
2 Ed Chavez Regular December 31, 2023 Appointed by Commission
3 Jason Marshall Regular December 31, 2024 Appointed by Commission
NAME POSITION EXPIRES QUALIFICATIONS