Laura Jenkinson, owner of Laura's Interiors and now with Forsey's Furniture, has been elected president of the Utah Association of Women Business Owners.

Other officers are Lorraine Miller, owner of Cactus & Tropicals of Utah, first vice president; Veda Barrie, owner of Veda Barrie Real Estate, second vice president; Brigitte Kablitz, owner of Brigitte's Wool Cabin, secretary; Karen Lewis, owner of Excel Personnel, treasurer; and Jackie Nicholes, owner of Quality Press, past president.Appointed board members were Shirley Backels, owner of Success Kids; Karen Kane, owner and operator of Domino's Pizza; and Nancy Mitchell of the Copeland Cos.