Diann Jeppson, Founder and Director
Diann Jeppson is devoted to creating fulfilling learning experiences for students. She is the former program manager for the American Heritage School Online Middle and High School Program. With 25 years of experience as a homeschool mother, 15 years experience as a homeschool coach, and having produced 18 homeschool conferences, Diann is delighted to put her expertise and experience to work, as the new director of Ensign Peak Academy.
Diann’s experience also includes 18 years as producer of an annual youth civics conference called “Simulations Week,” 23 years as producer of the Liberty Girls program (history-based experiential learning for children) and 5 years experience teaching and directing American Youth Leadership Institute, a youth civics education organization. Diann has fulfilled numerous speaking engagements at home education conferences and seminars in the US and Canada. She has chaired four non-profit educational organizations and has 10+ years experience as a parliamentary procedure consultant and trainer. She is a certified tour guide for the State of Utah and currently serves as the President of the Utah Tour Guide Association. She has a BA from a private, classical liberal arts college.
Diann enjoyed performing for 8 years in a family bluegrass ensemble called “The Wildflowers” (guitar and vocals). She and her husband Adam live on a 2.5 acre homestead in Mount Pleasant, a small Central-Utah town in a secluded high-mountain desert valley. Adam is the town gunsmith. Adam and Diann have four delightful daughters, two handsome sons-in-law and six terrific little grandchildren. Connect with Diann personally on Facebook. View Diann’s work and service experience profile on LinkedIn.