Executive Vice President and Chief Content Officer for Bonneville International Corporation
Ruth joined Bonneville in August of 2023. She oversees content strategy for KSL TV in Salt Lake City, as well as Bonneville’s 24 radio stations in Denver, Phoenix, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Seattle markets.
Ruth is an accomplished businesswoman and award-winning journalist herself, bringing with her more than 30 years of experience in broadcasting, business, and global corporate communications. She spent more than 20 years as a news anchor and reporter, appearing on ABC, CBS and NBC affiliates in Phoenix, Washington, D.C., and Salt Lake City. Accepting her position at Bonneville was somewhat of a homecoming for her as she had been KSL’s lead anchorwoman on its top-rated 10:00 pm news for many years. In addition to her time as a broadcaster, Ruth taught in the Communications Department at Brigham Young University for several years and served as a spokesperson and media team member for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Most recently, was a Senior Vice President and Chief Reputation Officer for Nu Skin International, a global health and wellness company that operates in nearly 50 countries.
Ruth is passionate about the power of communications and the importance of connecting as people, families, and communities. Throughout her career, she has been deeply involved in her community, serving as a volunteer, and on numerous executive and advisory boards, that include, The United Way, Utah Youth Village, American Cancer Society, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, BYU Executive Alumni Board and the Wheatley Institution. Ruth currently serves on the Thanksgiving Point board of directors and the Center for Latter-day Arts advisory board. She is also a volunteer host for the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square and serves on the Young Women General Advisory Council for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Ruth received both her B.A. and MBA from Brigham Young University. She and her husband, Salt Lake attorney Bryan Todd, live in Salt Lake City.