Governing Board

Jon Eborn

Board Chair

Jon Eborn is a lifelong Utah resident and has been active at Summit Academy as a parent and volunteer for over 15 years.

Robyn Derbidge

Board Vice Chair

Robyn Derbidge is a career public school teacher with over 20 years in the classroom and is currently working in a neighboring district teaching 4th grade.

Marcia Whitman


Marcia Whitman graduated from University of Utah with a BS in Business Management and is currently working as a Customer Success Manager for a Fintech AR/AP company.

Joel Woodruff

Board Treasurer

Joel Woodruff recently returned to Utah after an exciting 10 years abroad serving in the United States Military as a Medical Evacuation Pilot and Hospital Administrator.

Peter Baxter

Board Member

Peter is excited to help continue the wonderful tradition of Summit Academy.

Tracy Ellis

Board Member

Tracy is passionate about helping students thrive at Summit Academy.  She believes in the value of learning and providing quality education.  

Elizabeth Lau

Board Member

Elizabeth has a background in non-profit administration with experience in professional theatre and international non-profits.

Chelsea Welch

Board Member

Chelsea Welch is a researcher with experience in laboratory, clinical, and regulatory settings.  Her work has focused on Oncology, Pediatrics, and Neurodegenerative Diseases.  

Bob Zentner

Board Member

Bob Zentner has taught, coached, been a head coach at the high school level, been an assistant principal, an athletic director, and principal.