Paula Berrett, assistant director of central processing at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, has been named president of the Utah State Association of Central Service Managers, which also takes in Colorado, Idaho, Nevada and Wyoming.

In her duties as president, Berrett said it will be her responsibility to manage the day-to-day business of the organization as well as coordinate educational opportunities for members of central processing staffs.Originally from Provo, Berrett and her husband Brad make their home in Orem. Berrett is scheduled to graduate from Weber State College this month with a bachelor of science degree in allied health administration.