Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) -- Utah State University
Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.) -- Brigham Young University
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.) -- University of Phoenix
Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science (A.A.S.) -- Utah Valley University
Dr. R. Jeffery (Jeff) Maxfield has consulted for billion dollar corporations and various government agencies throughout North America and Europe. He is a retired Chief Operations Officer/Assistant Chief for a metropolitan fire department, with approximately 25 years of service. Jeff served for four years as Associate Dean over the School of Public Services (Criminal Justice, Emergency Services, Forensic Science, and Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy, and the Institute of Emergency Services and Homeland Security). He currently is enjoying teaching and researching in the disciplines of public leadership and adult education.
Jeff resides in Draper, Utah with his wife of 41 years and loves spending time with his children and grandchildren, fly fishing and golf.