Alison Barnett has been named director of public relations and organizational marketing of the Salt Lake Area Chamber of Commerce. She was formerly employed as associate editor at Simon and Schuster Publishing Co. in Chicago. Ronald Christensen was elected to the Salt Lake board of regional directors of Key Bank of Utah. He is vice president of Christensen & Griffith Construction Co. Merrilee Caldwell has joined the law department of Kennecott Corp. She was formerly employed by the Boise law firm of Holland and Hart. Don Simmons was appointed to the region board of directors, south-central region, of Zions First National Bank. He is co-owner of Simmons Furniture & Hardware in Manti. Teresa Lyon has joined Coldwell Banker Premier Inc. as a sales associate. She holds a graphic arts and advertising certificate from Dixie College. Jim Pincock was promoted to manager of the West Jordan office of Valley Bank. He has worked for the bank 15 years, most recently as an operations officer.