On Saturday, February 4th, Irene Fisher, the Bennion Center's founding executive director passed away.
In lieu of flowers, the family is encouraging donations to the Bennion Center in her memory.
“Irene Fisher leaves a lasting legacy of impact at the University of Utah. Every aspect of her life exemplified service and commitment to community. We’ll forever be grateful for her long-time leadership of the Bennion Center and for founding University Neighborhood Partners. She was a remarkable person and a foundational voice in what this university has become today.”
– University of Utah President Taylor Randall