Ronald F. Simmons has been appointed president of Edwards & Daniels Associates in a reorganization of the Salt Lake-based architectural design firm, following the retirement of founding partner Ralph A. Edwards.

Simmons has been with Edwards & Daniels since 1958, and recent responsibilities have included overall management and operation of the firm.Corporate officers recently appointed for the firm are George N. Daniels, secretary treasurer; Jon L. Taft, vice president; and Wm. Burke Cartwright, vice president.

Newly appointed principals are Craig W. Wilson, Peter Emerson, Peter L. Moyes, Carg L. Bybee and Michael E. Pusey. Danny Richardson has been named the firm's director of marketing.