Program Director- Kayley Richards

Kayley- website picKayley has been with Salt Lake Peer Court since July 2015. She graduated from Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington, in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Spanish. She earned a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice with a focus on alternatives to incarceration and restorative practices from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah, in 2013. Kayley has worked with adult and juvenile offenders while they were incarcerated as well as in the community. She understands the importance of restorative justice practices and empowering youth to engage in the community in positive and productive ways. She is excited to be part of Salt Lake City Peer Court and support youth and families in Utah. Kayley can be reached at


Program Coordinator- Jenny Sanchez

Jenny Bio PicJenny Sanchez has been a part of Salt Lake Peer Court  since October 2014. She graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Social Work degree in 2016. Jenny has previously volunteered as a Student Tutor at East High School and has worked closely with Gear Up- a program for students that are looking to succeed in post secondary education. She has been an interpreter since 2006  and has worked with the Hispanic community for over a decade. Jenny is exited to be part of Peer Court as the Program Coordinator and is eager to work with youth and families in the community. Jenny can be reached at