C. Hope Eccles

Ms. Eccles is the President of the Goldener Hirsch Inn, luxury hotel and restaurant in Deer Valley, Utah where she oversees all aspects of its operations, including the recent $120 million expansion of the hotel.  She is also involved in a variety of family enterprises in real estate, ranching, investing and philanthropy.  She has been actively involved in the community for many years, particularly focused on areas related to education and educational reform. A former member of the University of Utah Board of Trustees, she also served as Deputy Director for Higher Education for former Utah Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.  She currently serves as a member of the University of Utah Hospital Board of Directors, Stanford University’s Bill Lane Center for the American West, the Marriner S. Eccles Foundation, and the Spencer F. and Cleone P. Eccles Family Foundation as well as on the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation Advisory Board.  Hope received her bachelor’s degree from Stanford University, a J.D. from the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law, and her M.B.A. from Columbia University. In 2021, in recognition of Ms. Eccles’ decades of service and leadership in education, public policy and philanthropy, the University of Utah presented her an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters.  She is married to Randal Quarles, Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors and Chair of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) . They live in Salt Lake City with their three children.