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Executive Board Member
Eric Pennington was raised working on a farm and ranch in rural Montana. After receiving an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in Internal Relations, Eric attended law school at Emory University where he received his Juris Doctorate. Follow law school, Eric became a member of the Utah State Bar and practiced law for approximately five years in Utah specializing in real estate and business law.
While in Utah, Eric co-founded an investment company, a real estate development company, and a home building company. After selling his interests in these business, Eric moved to Atlanta, GA where he took an executive position with World Marketing Alliance. Eric eventually became the COO of the company and remained in that role until the company was sold.
Shortly after the sale of World Marketing Alliance, Eric co-founded TurnKey Technology and TKT Consulting. TurnKey Technology specialized in loan origination software and TKT Consulting builds agency management and commission systems for large and small insurance agencies. After stepping away from the day to day operations at TKT, Eric took a position as a consultant with Franklin Covey and works with clients seeking to execute on critical strategies.
Eric has been married for 30+ years to Trish Pennington and is the father of four wonderful daughters and nine grandchildren. Currently Eric and Trish live in South Jordan, Utah.