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Utah State Office of Education: Special Education Section - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Utah State Office of Education: Special Education Section
250 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4200
(801) 538-7587 (Local)
(801) 538-7911 (Fax)
(801) 538-7876 (TDD/TTY)

Brief Description

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.
Clients served on average per year: Varies, 03-04 school year nearly 57,000 students eligible for special education
Number of staff: 18
Staff description: State Director of Special Education, Special Education Coordinator, Education Specialists, CSPD and State Improvement Grant Manager, State and Federal Compliance Officer, Financial Analyst, Automated Systems Support Specialist, Support Staff.
Geographic area served: Utah.
Publications: All publications from USOE Special Education Section are available at


Cheralyn Creer, Specialist, Vision Impairments, (801) 538-7576,
Nan Gray, Coordinator, Special Education Services Unit, (801) 538-7757,

Services Offered

Services for Children

  • Education Services
    • Administers supplemental state funds for visually impaired students in local schools.
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