A Utah native, Theresa Foxley is passionate about promoting the Beehive State and has served as EDCUtah’s President and CEO since 2017. During her tenure, Foxley has helped usher in a new era highly focused on internal team culture, driving stakeholder value and economic development preparedness.
A recovering attorney and self-described “deal junkie,” Foxley enjoys being part of Team Utah. Her efforts to attract dozens of companies for expansion and relocation projects represent various industries throughout the state, including Goldman Sachs, Vista Outdoors, Stadler Rail and Facebook.
Before joining EDCUtah, Foxley was a senior leader at the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Earlier in her career, she represented a diverse set of clients in private legal practice on a multitude of general corporate and financial matters.
Theresa Foxley lives in Salt Lake City with her husband and son. They love spending time outdoors together with their Bernese mountain dog.