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UTAHN HEADS BANK HOLDING COMPANY GROUP

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Spencer F. Eccles, chairman and chief executive officer of First Security Corp., has been elected chairman of the Association of Bank Holding Companies. He succeeds Frank E. McKinney Jr., president of Banc One Corp., Columbus, Ohio.

The association is the trade group of 165 bank holding companies located throughout the United States. It will hold its 1990 convention in Salt Lake City.Eccles has been chairman and chief executive officer of First Security since 1982. A native of Ogden, he began his banking career in 1959 with First National City Bank of New York City and joined the First Security organization in late 1960.

A University of Utah graduate, he received a master's in banking and finance at Columbia University.