Directory

Dr. Rod Belnap
Dr. Rod Belnap

Director of Career and Technical Education (CTE)

(801) 476-6522
rbelnap@wsd.net
Dr. Rod Belnap is the CTE Director in the Weber School District and is in his 25th year in education. He has a Bachelors Degree from Weber State University, his Masters degree from Utah State University, and a doctoral degree from the University of Utah. He is a charismatic, energetic, passionate, visionary leader that loves education and cares about students. He taught Business/Marketing, English, and Driver Education in the secondary schools. He was also a head basketball coach and DECA advisor at Bonneville High School. He has been an assistant principal in both junior high and high school, the principal at Sand Ridge Jr. High and Fremont High School. Rod was the Human Resources Director for the district before his current role at CTE Director. Rod realizes the inherent opportunities for connection and relationships as well as application that exist in CTE and CTSOs in particular. Student and employee recognition enhances student achievement and creates a rich moral and innovative learning culture. Educating the whole child is reaching the heart of students. Preparing students to be successful is of great importance whether it is through increased opportunities in Concurrent Enrollment, forging collaborative professional learning in PLCs, or developing both hard and soft skills that will ensure success in the future... these are the opportunities we have in education. He feels passionate about putting kids first and creating opportunities for all students to extend learning while supporting those who might not get it the first time. Rod is married to Gina and has 4 children. He loves his family, the mountains, the outdoors, fly fishing, concerts/music, and friends.
Jeff Meyer
Jeff Meyer

Work-Based Learning Coordinator

(801) 476-6526
jmeyer@wsd.net
Jeff Meyer was born and raised in Ventura, California. He migrated to Utah 45 years ago via Utah State where he attained a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education and Health while playing basketball for the Aggies. He started a family while in college and currently has five sons and one daughter; several grandchildren as well. His children are now all married and have jobs and lives of their own. They are a joy in him and his wife's lives. Jeff is currently married to Leslie Meyer who also had a career in Education.
Trevor Ward
Trevor Ward

CTE Coordinator Weber High School

(801) 476-3716
trward1@wsd.net
Trevor is a homegrown product, proud to have been educated by the many great teachers at Roosevelt, T.H. Bell, and Bonneville. He received a Bachelor of Arts Business Composite degree from Southern Utah University and a Master's in Educational Leadership. Started his career in sunny St. George teaching 7th graders, and then taught Business/Marketing courses at Weber High School. Coaching football, track, and golf while working with both FBLA and DECA, receiving the State Chapter of the year award in 2018. He has served on the Advisory Committee for the State Board of Education. Outside of school, Trevor will most likely be found with his wife and two boys playing outside.
"Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, and every family." -Kofi Annan
Becky Sagers
Becky SagersCTE Coordinator Roy High School rsagers@wsd.net
Currently serving as a district program coordinator for the K-12 Education and Training, Family and Consumer Science, Health Science, and College and Career Awareness programs.
Becky has a B.S. degree in Family and Consumer Science (FACS) Education from Brigham Young University, a M.A. Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction and is pursuing a M.S. Ed. in Educational Administration. She has taught Technology, Life & Careers, FACS Exploration A & B, Apparel Production and Design, Foods and Nutrition 1 & 2, Food Service, Human Development and ProStart 1 & 2.
Becky’s leadership experiences include serving as a FACS department head, a member of the Utah State Board of Education (USBE) FACS advisory committee, new FACS teacher trainer, serving on the board of the Utah Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Science (UATFACS) and currently serving as a state board member for the career and technical student organization Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA).
Becky has received the Weber School District’s I Love Teaching award and the Weber District Teacher of the Year award in 2015.
Charles H. Nielson
Charles H. Nielson

CTE Coordinator Bonneville High School

801-452-4090
cnielson@wsd.net
Charlie Nielson started out as a teacher of auto mechanics at Weber High school, where he taught for 11 years. He then moved to North Ogden Junior High where he taught woods, construction and manufacturing. He has had opportunities to teach in junior high and high school. After 22 years of teaching experience, he was given an opportunity to become the CTE Coordinator in Weber School District at Bonneville High School, where he has had the opportunity to work with many other teachers in the district. He has responsibility for auto mechanics, welding, machine tool and law enforcement. Charlie is currently serving on the State Board of Skills USA representing Northern Utah. He enjoys working with students and the finest teachers to equip them with skills that will serve them well in today's marketplace. Charlie believes those skills will benefit them in all their life’s pursuits. Charlie’s interests are snowmobiling, four-wheeling, boating, motorcycling and working on his old trucks.
Chad Marriott
Chad Marriott

CTE Coordinator Fremont High & District Agriculture and Construction Specialist

(801) 452-4019
mcmarriott@wsd.net
Chad Marriott completed his K-12 schooling in Weber School District. Chad furthered his education at Utah State University receiving a B.S. Degree in Industrial Technology Education, a M.S. Degree in Engineering Technology Education and completed his Administration and Supervisory Certification. In 2003 Chad was able to start his educational career teacher in Weber School District at Orion Jr. High. Then he had the opportunity to work as an Assistant Principal at the Jr. High and High School level in Weber School District before taking a position as a CTE Coordinator. Chad is currently working as the Coordinator at the school he graduated from Fremont High School, Go Silverwolves! Chad loves his family, outdoors and seeing progress in technology practices in agriculture and construction, loves seeing students develop skills to be successful in the areas they are passion about.
John Donley
John Donley

CTE Coordinator at Weber Innovation Center

(801) 476-6524
jfdonley@wsd.net
John Donley grew up in a small rural town in South Dakota. He came out to Utah to attend Brigham Young University where he earned a B.S. in Technology Teacher Education. Later on he attended Utah State, earning a M.S. in Engineering and Technology Education, and Western Governor’s University where he earned a M.S. in Educational leadership. He taught Technology and Engineering classes in Weber School District for 10 years at both the junior high and high school levels. He has been a CTE Coordinator for the past 5 years at the Weber Innovation Center. John loves working with the teachers to create a better educational system for the students. Outside of work he loves spending time with his family and he loves being outdoors. His family is always looking for their next outdoor adventure.
William Grilz
William Grilz

Work Based Learning Coordinator

jfdonley@wsd.net
Bill Grilz came to Utah from southern California in 1978 to play football and Rodeo at Weber state. Bill was employed with Weber school district in 1983 at T H Bell junior high school where he worked 16 years. He has been an assistant principal and principal at South Ogden High School, Principal at Rocky Mountain Junior High and secondary supervisor for the district for 36 years. He currently serves as the Work Based Learning coordinator. Bill and his wife Marla have three daughters and four grandchildren.
Melissa Powell
Melissa Powell

CTE Coordinator Bonneville High School

mepowell@wsd.net
jfdonley@wsd.net
Melissa grew up in the Ogden Valley attending Valley Elementary, Snowcrest Jr. High, and Weber High School. She furthered her education at Weber State University earning her Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training and becoming a Certified Athletic Trainer. Melissa started her teaching career at Ben Lomond High school (2005-2008) before returning to Weber High School, only this time as a Health Science teacher. Melissa will be the CTE Coordinator at Bonneville High school starting the 2021-2022 school year. Melissa loves traveling with her family to warm, sunny, tropical places, and attending her daughters' sporting events as well as local high school and college games! "Success is not a goal, it is a journey, often more important than results."--Mamu Roshid