Robert H. Rose, a Salt Lake stock brokerage executive, has been appointed chairman of the University of Utah President's Club Committee, the executive board for a 940-member organization that encourages major private donations to the university.

Rose received his undergraduate degree from the U. and his graduate degree from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a board member for Ballet West, the Utah Arts Festival, the Salt Lake Acting Company, and the National Society to Prevent Blindness. He is senior vice president for investments with Dean Witter Reynolds Inc.