Roger D. Brown, managing partner in the Utah office of Grant Thornton, accountants and management consultants, has been elected to the company's executive committee.

He received his master of business administration degree from the University of Utah in 1970 and joined the firm of Fox & Co., predecessor to Grant Thornton. In 1986, he was selected as manager partner of the Salt Lake and Provo offices with 65 partners, managers and staff.