Ansalee Morrison

Coming Home: Burlington Willardson Joins Springville Police Department After a 20-Year Military Career

When Burlington Willardson started interviewing for his second career as a police officer, he…

The Employer Connector: A New and Innovative Platform Connecting Employees with Low-Cost Medical Procedures

Employees pay for most of their medical care, even if they have health insurance. Medical…

Hey June Owner Bonnie Blackburn Brings Sunshine into Christmastime

Bonnie Blackburn called her online jewelry business Hey June for three good…

Actor Rick Macy Shares Memories of the Silver Screen and Christmas Silver Linings

Most recognized from films produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of…

FM 100.3’s Rebecca Cressman Spreads Holiday Cheer and Breast Cancer Awareness Through the Radio Waves

The year 2019 marks the year Rebecca Cressman was diagnosed with breast…

Holiday Recipe Winner: Almond Puff

This light pastry is the perfect balance of sweetness and nuttiness. Our staff members’…

Taste Owners Morgan and Char Coleman Create Experiences for the Holidays

The Coleman clan is a family of artists, so most of the…

Holiday Recipe Contest: Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies

These cookies are just as sweet as the story attached to them. They take…

Talking Christmas and the new Noorda Center with Stephen Pullen, UVU School of the Arts Dean

Before becoming dean of the School of Arts at UVU, Stephen Pullen…

Till Text Do We Part: Getting Down to Business on Messaging Apps

Wooly CEO Scott Paul has 20-50 lengthy text conversations per day. “Texting…

A Behind the Scenes Look at Christmas Around the World Artistic Director, Jeanette Geslison

Jeanette Geslison grew up dancing classical ballet. When she attended BYU, she joined…

Holiday Recipe Winner: Mock Raspberry Cheesecake

Mock Raspberry Cheesecake is not quite cheesecake — the layers of white cake, cream…

Mentalist Sean Bott Turns Mind Games Into a Stage Show

Bott shares his mentalist talents at events such as BusinessQ’s UV50 Gala,…

10 Utah Valley Locals Making History in 2019

As the Utah Valley Magazine staff debated who and what were significant pieces of Utah Valley’s history, we also began to wonder who…

On the Mend: The Conservation Lab at BYU Repairs Curated Treasures

If there were such things as book doctors, Christina Thomas would be a geriatrician.

For the Books: Reid Moon’s Rare Book Collection Houses Stories of a Thousand Libraries

Sometimes Reid acquires books by chance in little British bookstores or he…

Q Cards: Tips For Choosing a Social Media Platform

The don’ts of social media stack up as quickly as the chatter buries a well-crafted post….

Principals Share Their Principle Goals for Students — and Their Journeys to the Big Desk

Left: Fidel Montero, principal of Timpview High School. Right: Bart Perry, principal…

Where were you on 9/11? Locals Remember Sept. 11, 2001

Everyone reading this who is 18 years or older lived through an historic event comparable to Pearl Harbor — the terrorist attacks…

UV To Do: September 2019

We fell in love with Utah Valley fall a long time ago, but these events never get old. Mark your calendars (or set a…

Angels Among Us: American Fork Duo Gathers Trailers for 20 Displaced Families in California

Barry Rellaford and Mark Black are quick to point out that donating…

Angels Among Us: Heather Walker Lifts Families Mourning the Loss of a Child or Pregnancy

Heather Walker taps into her own experiences of losing two children to…

Angels Among Us: Lindon’s Audrey & Bear Donates 60,000 Blankets This Year to NICU Babies

Rachel started her swaddle business from her home in Alaska while pregnant…

Q Cards: 5 Cues for Call Center Culture

Sean Lee and Corban Carlson of Response Marketing Group give tips on…

How to Love Your Second Chances: Michelle Shepherd Reinvents the Stick Figure

Michelle Shepherd creates larger-than-life-sized animals from tree trimmings both to sell and…

How to Pursue Big Questions: Amber Richardson’s Curiosities Lead Her to Share Stories

From her home in Lehi, Amber wrote the essays for her upcoming book,…

How to Reach Your Golden Age: Alina Fong’s Research Leads to Healing Others

Alina Fong founded Cognitive FX in Provo to treat concussion patients and…

Tech Ladies Talk Mentors, Heroes and Grit

Left: Catherine Wong, chief product officer and EVP of Engineering at Domo….

45 Ideas From Local Top Dogs to Help You Do More Than Just ‘Manage’

By Ansalee Morrison and Briana Stewart From hiring the right talent to taking charge without being…

12 Stories High: Pedersen Tower Opens

Donated by Vivint’s founder, the Todd and Andie Pedersen Tower provides world-class healthcare to…