Gary R. Herbert, owner of Herbert and Associates in Orem, has been elected president of the Utah Association of Realtors.

He has belonged to the 4,000-member organization for 16 years and is a former president of the Utah County Board of Realtors. He has graduated from the Realtors Institute and is a certified residential specialist. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors' real estate finance and government mortgage program committees.Other officers elected to serve with Herbert include: president-elect Al Mansell, Mansell & Associates, Salt Lake City; vice president Claudia Ashby, Ence Realty, St. George; and secretary/treasurer Lynn Snow, Century 21 Country Realty, Roosevelt.