Appointed 2012. Mr. Simmons is the chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Zions Bancorporation. Simmons received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Utah and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Active in community and industry affairs, Simmons has served as chairman or president of Utah Symphony; Utah Foundation; Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts and Parks Campaign and Economic Development Corporation of Utah. He is president of the Shelter-the-Homeless Committee, and he serves on the boards of Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah Youth Village and the Great Salt Lake Council of The Boy Scouts of America.