Tami Pyfer is the Education Advisor to Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert. As a member of Governor Herbert’s senior leadership team, Tami interacts with the state’s various education organizations and stakeholders in advancing the Governor’s education policy priorities. She chairs Talent Ready Utah, which focuses on increased business-education partnerships and work-based learning opportunities in public and higher education.
Prior to her appointment in 2014 by Governor Herbert, Tami served for four years on the State Board of Education, and worked for ten years as a clinical instructor in the Special Education Department at Utah State University. As a two-term member of the Logan City Council she served on various government and community boards, working to improve the quality of life for the citizens of her community.