Michael O. Leavitt Center for Politics & Public Service
Southern Utah University
351 West Center Street, Suite 173
Cedar City, UT 84720
Telephone (Cell): 435-590-4049
Donna Law was named Executive Director of the Michael O. Leavitt Center for Politics and Public Service on September 1, 2015. For the past three years, she has served as the Director of Government Relations, representing SUU to the Utah State Legislature bringing greater visibility to the University’s successes and distinctive role. Having led the marketing and communication efforts of the Utah Shakespeare Festival for a decade, she held leadership positions at the Idaho Shakespeare Festival and the Orlando Shakespeare Theatre before returning to SUU in 2009. Since that time, she has been part of the University’s advancement team, successfully completing the $105 million Future is Rising fundraising campaign.
In addition to her work at SUU, she is involved with a number of boards and committees. In 2011, Governor Gary Herbert appointed her to the board of Utah Arts and Museums where she participates in funding and policy decisions serving Utah’s museum constituency. She also serves on Cedar City’s RAP board and the SUMA Advisory board. She has served as board member and vice-president of the Shakespeare Theatre Association of America, chair of the Cedar City/Brian Head Tourism and Convention Bureau and the Iron County Lodging Association. She has been recognized by the Pony Express Territory with the Nevada voluntourism Award and by the Cedar City Chamber of Commerce as Woman of the Year.