Dr F Ann Millner was elected as the State Senator for District 18 in November, 2014. She is Chair of the Education Standing Committee and serves on the Economic Development & Workforce Services Committee as well as the Higher Education and the Business, Economic Development & Workforce Services Appropriations Committees.
Dr. F. Ann Millner is Regents Professor of Health Administration and Former President at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Under Dr. Millner’s leadership as president from 2002 to 2012, Weber State became a multi-campus institution, experienced nearly a 40 percent increase in enrollment, initiated a major facilities revitalization effort, expanded its network of community partnerships, launched WSU-Davis, emerged as a regional center for economic development and earned national recognition for its undergraduate research initiative and community-based learning and in 2008, WSU received the Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement.
Dr. Millner has served on the boards of directors of numerous local, regional and national organizations.
She is a native of Tennessee and a graduate from the University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University, Texas State University and Brigham Young University. She was also recognized with honorary degrees from Dixie State University and Weber State University.
Past Public Service
Board of Directors of the Utah Campus Compact
Board of Directors of the Division I Board
Executive Committee and Chair of the Finance Committee of the National Collegiate Athletic Association
Council of State Representatives of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities
Executive Committee of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities
Executive Advisory Council of SunGard SCT
Boards of Directors of the Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce also serving as chair in 1993
Boards of Directors the Weber Economic Development Corporation
Boards of Directors the Wells Fargo Community Board
Boards of Directors the Utah Defense Alliance
Boards of Directors the Utah Technology Council
Boards of Directors the Utah Foundation
Boards of Directors the Economic Development Corporation of Utah
Board Member of the Trustees of Intermountain Healthcare
Board Member of the Visitors of the Air University of the U.S. Air Force
Board of Trustees of the Utah Foundation
Wall of Fame Award from the Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce (2013).
“People of Vision” Award from the Utah Chapter of Friends for Sight (2012)
Service Above Self Award from the Ogden Rotary (2012)Degrees
Transforming Communities Award from the Utah Commission of Service and Volunteers (2012)
The Renaissance Woman Award (2007)
“Women to Watch” Citation from Utah Business Magazine (2005)
International Futures Award from the University Continuing Education Association (2003)
Crystal Crest Award from the WSU Student Association (2002)
Distinguished Service Award from the WSU Alumni Association (1996)
Athena Award for Outstanding Professional Woman from the Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce (1992)
BS – University of Tennessee
MT – Vanderbilit University
MS – Texas State University
EdD – Brigham Young University
Dixie State University (2013)
Weber State University (2014)