Darwin Millet was named vice president of finance administration of Layton Contruction Co. Inc. He has worked for the company since 1986 as controller and chief financial officer. Jeff Throckmorton has been appointed project director of the Salt Lake office of Hygienetics Inc., a worldwide environmental consulting firm. He was formerly employed by Envirosearch. Gayla Kiser was named assistant vice president of the Midvale office of West One Bank. She was formerly assistant vice president and manager of the main office of Cottonwood Security Bank. Decker Adams has been named a review appraiser at Zions First National Bank. He was formerly a senior appraiser at American Savings and Loan. Kevin Higgins was appointed special assistant to Salt Lake County Commissioner Jim Bradley. He was formerly assistant director of the Utah Energy Office. Kris Ford has been named manager of the new Cottonwood office of the Travel Zone. She has worked in the travel industry 17 years and was owner-manager of her own agency for 12 years.