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AFT Utah leader shares vision of reclaiming the promise

AFT Utah president Brad Asay has been one of the AFT's most energetic leaders in sharing the vision of reclaiming the promise of public education to his members and the broader community.

When Brad Asay wants something done, he likes to use what he calls "the ask method." It's simply going to people and "asking them for what you want," he says. Asay says his ability to approach people without fear of rejection comes from his youthful days as a Mormon missionary. "If you don't ask, you get nothing."

Asay's willingness to