Myron March, director of field operations for the Utah Corrections Department, was recently elected to head the National Parole and Probation Compact Administrators Association's executive committee.

March will become the association's president in 1991, department spokesman Juan Benavidez said.He is responsible for administering a number of programs, including pre-sentence investigations for the courts, supervision of probationers and parolees, and six halfway houses in the state, Benavidez said.