Phillip Adams has been appointed president of Flying J Inc., succeeding O. Jay Call.

Adams, a native of Brigham City, is a certified public accountant. He joined the company in 1980 as manager of accounting.He has served as chief financial officer, vice president of marketing and most recently, vice president of Flying J.

Adams holds a degree in accounting and finance from Utah State University.

Call will continue to serve as chairman of the corporation's board of directors.

Flying J has been a privately held company since 1968. It has grown into a fully integrated oil company with operations in 27 states with sales greater than $600 million annually.