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State Administrative Office

The Division’s administrative office is located in Salt Lake City, Utah. It conducts centralized budgeting, policy development, program planning, training, research, investigations, program monitoring and community relations. It also coordinates and collaborates with other agencies in the juvenile justice system at the federal, state, and local levels.

195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-538-4330                     Fax: 801-538-4334

Brett Peterson, Director
385-394-4407
Debbie Whitlock, Deputy Director
801-538-4323
Jackie Chamberlain, Public Information Officer
801-538-4421

To view the JJS administrative organization, click here.

Program Directors

  • Office of Early Intervention Services

    Donovan Bergstrom – 801-538-3988

  • Office of Community Programs

    April Graham – 801-330-8299

  • Office of Correctional Facilities

    Mike Butkovich – 801-538-4311

  • Office of Rural Programs

    Reg Garff – 801-538-3989

Bureau Directors

  • Youth Parole Authority

    Chris Packard – 801-538-4331

  • Training Bureau

    Pat Moore – 801-265-7571

  • Research and Evaluation

    John Dewitt – 801-538-4333

  • Administrative Services

    Cecil Robinson – 801-538-9843