Gray F. Reynolds has been named regional forester for the Intermountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service in Ogden.

Reynolds, who has been director of land management planning in Washington, D.C., replaces Stan Tixier, who has resigned effective February 1991 to become president of the Society for Range Management.Reynolds began his Forest Service career in 1964 in Wyoming and has since served as superintendent of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area in Idaho, forest supervisor of the Arapaho-Roosevelt National Forest in Colorado and the Angeles National Forest in California.

He also served as deputy director of the Resources Program and Assessment Staff and as director of Watershed and Air Management, both in the Forest Service's Washington, D.C., office.

He received a bachelor's degree from Utah State University and a master's degree from Michigan State University.