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ALAS-Utah was founded in September 2015 and remains committed to advocating for the aspirations of Latino students, teachers, and educational leaders. The organization’s primary goal is to empower and nurture both existing and potential Latino educators, guiding them on a path toward leadership roles through mentorship, networking, opportunities, and professional growth initiatives


Goal is to increase the number of Latino educational leaders in Utah.

Provides scholarships annually to aspiring Latino educators pursuing educational leadership/administration degree and Utah administrative license

ALAS-Utah has given away five $5,000 scholarships Since 2018 and will award 3 more scholarships in late May.

Several of our scholarship recipients have gone on to attain administrative positions.

ALAS-Utah Annual Summit

Annual Summit held each year – 2020 Summit to be held in October
Sessions led by local and national Latino leaders
Promotes equity practices among participants

Meet and Greet

Member only opportunities to meet and talk with Latino leaders in a small setting

Professional networking

Informal mentoring

Collegial time

Former Leader Guests, Dr. Michael Hinojosa, Superintendent, Dallas ISD and Roberto René Muñoz, Executive Director School Leadership and Performance, Salt Lake City School District

District Partners and Liaisons

Partners with districts to support increase mobility of Latino educators and to support Latino administrators

District Liaisons appointed by many districts to support the work of ALAS-Utah

Our Board of Directors

Association of Latinos Administrators and Superintendents -Utah
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