Donald Russell

Board Chair - Division 1



Trustee 2008 – present; Term expires 12/31/2023


Resident of Taylorsville for 30 years


B.A. Public Relations, Brigham Young University


Board Chair, Taylorsville Recreation Center Advisory Board


Board Vice-Chair, Central Valley Water Reclamation Facility


Current member of the Taylorsville Planning Council


National Board Member, Volunteers of America


Former Public Relations Manager, Public Affairs Department, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 40 years


Trustee, Utah Association of Special Districts


Former Board Chair and Trustee; Kearns Improvement District


Former member, Taylorsville Community Council


Interests: all sports (especially baseball), music, theater, coins, trivia, and mass media


Gary C. Swensen

Trustee - Division 2



Trustee 1988 – 1997; 2004 to present; Term expires 12/31/2023


Resident of Taylorsville entire life


B.S. Communications, University of Utah


Member, Salt Lake County Art Advisory Board


Former Chair, Taylorsville-Bennion Improvement District


Retired Superintendent Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation


Former Member, Granite School District Board of Education


Former Member, State Board of Education


Former Board Chair, Central Valley Water Reclamation


Former Board Chair, Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District 


Interests: community service, Native American studies and history


Russ D. Wall

Trustee - Division 3



Trustee 2018 - present; Term expires 12/31/2021


Resident of Taylorsville 24 years


Salt Lake County Public Works Director 2013 - 2016


Taylorsville City Mayor 2006 - 2013


Taylorsville City Councilman 2002 - 2006


Taylorsville Dayzz Co - Chair 2002 - 2006


Former Board Member, Salt Lake County Board of Health


Former Board Chair, Unified Fire Authority


Former Board Member, Unified Police Dept.


Former Board Chair, Salt Lake Valley Landfill


Former Board Member, Utah League of Cites and Towns


Former Board Member, Utah Local Government Trust


Former Board Member, Habitat for Humanity


Board Member, The Inn Between (Hospice for Homeless)


Interests: Fishing, Camping, Snowmobiling, and ATV's