Advisory Council Members

The UTN Advisory Council provides advice and guidance to UTN in support of its mission and operations. Its responsibilities include strategic planning, review of budgets and fee structures, recommendation on policies, advice of network member services, and government relations. The Council reports to the Utah Education and Telehealth Network (UETN) Governing Board.

The Advisory Council is made up of fifteen (15) members, selected to reflect Utah's diverse health care community, include representation from rural Utah; member hospital, clinics and health departments; other organizations; the University of Utah, research and education; and at-large members. Council members are appointed for four year terms and may be re-appointed for a subsequent term at the discretion of the UETN Governing Board.

Meeting ScheduleMeeting Members 


Robert Jex, RN, MHA, FACHE, Chair 
Specialty Care Program Manager 
Utah Bureau of EMS and Preparedness
Eric Packer
Cedar City Hospital
Rural Representative
Erica Lake*
Eccles Health Sciences Library 
University of Utah Health Sciences Center  
Ana Maria Lopez, MD, MPH
Associate VP for Health Equity and Inclusion, UUHSC
Director, Cancer Health Equity, Huntsman Cancer Institute
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
David Blodgett, MD 
Health Officer
Southwest Utah Public Health Department
Member Hospital, Clinic, Health Department  
Preston Marx
Vice President, Information Systems
Uintah Basin Medical Center
Member Hospital, Clinic, Health Department  
Brian Wayling
AVP Telehealth
Intermountain Healthcare
Member Hospital, Clinic, Health Department  
Libbey Chuy 
Telehealth Program Coordinator 
Association for Utah Community Health 
Other Organizations  
Sarah Woolsey, MD 
Medical Director for the Utah Beacon Community
Other Organizations
Michelle McOmber, MBA, CAE
Utah Medical Association
Other Organizations
Peter Hannon, MD
University of Utah Stroke Center
Education and Research
Donna Singer 
At Large
Mark Nolan Mueller, LCSW
VA Access Crisis Team
At Large
* nominee pending UETN Governing Board Approval