Brent A. Porter, Orem, has been appointed operations general manager of Snelgrove Ice Cream Co. by Monte C. Nelson, chairman of the board.

A native of Boise, Idaho, Porter worked for Benson Laboratories as a research assistant working with quality control of foods and as a lab technician. Most recently he was a quality assurance inspector for Stouffer Foods Corp.'s Springville plant.Porter has a master's degree in agricultural business and a bachelor's degree in food industries management.