Dustin was born and raised in Upalco, Utah on a farm/ranch where he worked with his father and brother. In 2003, he moved his wife Cassie and daughter Emma to Roosevelt. Dustin and Cassie have added four more children to their family – Nathan, Allie, Aaron, and Lola. Along with his duties on the city council, Dustin works as an X-Ray/CT Technologist at the Uintah Basin Medical Center.
Education is important to Dustin and he holds a Bachelor degree in agriculture from Utah State University, an Associate degree in radiography and a Bachelor degree in advanced radiography from Weber State University.
Agriculture and the outdoors is in Dustin’s blood. Here in Roosevelt he has a small farm here in Roosevelt, some ranch property in Hannah, Utah and enjoys spending time hunting, fishing and camping with his family.
Aaron Weight grew up here in the Basin and graduated from Union High School. He is passionate about the Basin and the people that live here. Aaron is currently the president of the Uintah Basin Applied Technology College.
After spending time at Utah State University, Uintah Basin Branch Campus and Utah Valley University in Orem, Aaron rounded out his education with degrees in Technical Engineering, Energy Management, and a Professional Certificate from Bismarck State College in Bismarck, North Dakota, and the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin.
Aaron and his wife Mindy have raised their four daughters here in Roosevelt. Aaron is an avid golfer, and loves to camp and travel with his family. One of his goals is to travel to New York City to see the 9/11 Memorial.
Joe Burdick has roots that grow deep in the Basin. He grew up in Duchesne and after graduation from Utah State in Logan with a degree in business administration, Joe returned to Roosevelt to raise his family. After working for his family business, Burdick Paving, Joe sold the business in 2012 to pursue other interests.
Joe and his wife have been blessed with two daughters and a young son that passed away several years ago. He enjoys shooting guns, hobby farming and loves to vacation with his family. Joe is also an honorary colonel in the Salt Lake County Unified Police.
Albert spent most of his life living in the Basin. He grew up in Duchesne and then moved to Roosevelt in 2002 with his wife Alisha. Albert said they only planned to stay in Roosevelt for five years to get their education and work experience before moving on to something else.
Albert has a Bachelor degree in business administration and a master degree in human resources from Utah State University. He owns a human resource consulting company called Facil HR. The Foster's five-year plan expired more than a decade ago and he said they have no plans to leave.
Albert and Alisha have three children and a wiener dog named Moki.