Marketing Director, Governor’s Office of Economic Development

Since September 2011, Michael O’Malley has served as marketing director for the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED). Prior to joining GOED, he served as marketing and communications manager for USTAR, the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative. He has more than 30 years of experience in the technology, recreation, non-profit and financial services marketplaces. Prior to beginning his work for the state of Utah, Michael worked for General Electric for 14 years in corporate payment processing and computer leasing. In his spare time, he is a lacrosse referee, a Deer Valley mountain host, and a licensed Idaho whitewater river guide.