Director of Operations at Merit Preparatory Academy
Jacob Dalton holds a bachelor’s degree in Teaching Social Science from Brigham Young University, and later completed a master’s degree in instructional leadership from Utah State University. Mr. Dalton previously taught at a small private school where he gained valuable experience in online instruction and online course management.
Mr. Dalton has a unique educational background as he was homeschooled throughout elementary school and attended high school at a small private school in Utah county. He is a big supporter of personalized learning, and competency based learning. He is a fluent Spanish speaker, and loves to work with students from all backgrounds and abilities. Mr. Dalton resides in Payson, Utah with his wife Jenny and three children. He loves sports, the outdoors and anything related to history and politics.