Superintendency

Dr. Jeff Stephens

Superintendent
jstephens@wsd.net

dr. jeff stephensDr. Jeff Stephens began his career in Weber School District in 1984 as an English and Reading teacher at Wahlquist Jr. High School. In 1994 he was appointed as an administrative intern and served in that capacity for one year at Roy High School. Dr. Stephens was named assistant principal at South Ogden Jr. High in 1995 and was appointed as principal at South Jr. in 1998. He served in that capacity until 2000 when he was named as Curriculum and Instruction Director for Weber School District. In 2004, the Weber School District Board of Education appointed Dr. Stephens to the position of Assistant Superintendent where his responsibilities included involvement with curriculum and instruction programs, CTE and the Foundation. In April 2011 Jeff Stephens was named as Superintendent of Weber School District. Dr. Stephens received his Bachelor of Science Degree and Master of Education Degree from Weber State University; his Administrative/Supervisory Endorsement in 1993 and received his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Utah State University in 1994. He has also received an Advanced Reading Endorsement from the Utah State Office of Education. Dr. Stephens has provided leadership in local, state, and national professional organizations and has been presented with numerous recognitions, honors and awards for his leadership and abilities. Weber School District is pleased to have Dr. Jeff Stephens at the helm of the District.

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Linda Carver

Assistant Superintendent
lcarver@wsd.net

linda carverLinda Carver has been an advocate for students in Weber School District for 29 years. She began her career teaching special education students at the elementary and secondary level for eight years. Because of her love for students, her knowledge, and leadership skills, Mrs. Carver was named principal at Canyon View School, a position she held for eight years. The next four years she served as Weber School District Director of Student Services, which encompasses supervision of counselors, nurses, and providing services in all aspects of student needs. In July 2003, Mrs. Carver was appointed Assistant Superintendent of Weber School District where she oversees the Special Education department; Human Resources and Payroll; Student Services; Community Relations and Safety. Mrs. Carver graduated from Ogden High School; received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Weber State University; a Master’s Degree and Administrative Endorsement from Utah State University. She holds degrees in history, psychology, sociology, and special education. Mrs. Carver generously gives of her time and resources in supporting community programs and serves on numerous committees and boards. She was awarded the “Principal of the Year” award by Weber District and was named "Community Champion for Children" by McKay Dee Hospital. Weber School District is fortunate to have Mrs. Linda Carver represent them.

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Lex Puffer

Assistant Superintendent
lpuffer@wsd.net

lex pufferLex Puffer was raised in Roy and educated in Weber School District. He has taught, coached, and served in administrative positions in Weber School District for over 30 years. He began his education career as a teacher at T.H. Bell Jr. High School where he taught Social Studies. He moved on to Bonneville High School where he taught Spanish, Social Studies, and Mathematics. He was later appointed as assistant principal at his alma mater, Roy High School. He then served as principal at South Jr. High School before being appointed as the district’s Supervisor of Secondary Education and later as the Executive Director of Secondary Education. Currently, he is serving as Assistant Superintendent of Weber School District. Mr. Puffer received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish, Physical Education and Coaching from Utah State University where he graduated magna cum laude. He received his Master of Education Degree from the combined Utah State University / Weber State University program and his Administrative / Supervisory Endorsement from Utah State University. Mr. Puffer has served on multiple school, district, and state committees and has provided leadership as a district administrator for over 20 years. He has been a member of several professional organizations. We are pleased to have Mr. Lex Puffer as a member of our educational team in Weber School District.