Hal Foutz, president and manager of the AA Cruise and Travel, Orem, has been elected president of the Salt Lake Chapter of the International Association of SKAL Clubs, succeeding Mike Fletcher.

SKAL is a worldwide organization of 40,000 presidents, managers and directors of businesses in the tour and travel industry who meet a stringent set of qualifications, including their position in a tour or travel agency and the duration of time in the industry.Other officers elected were Robert Relitz, sales manager, Carnival Cruise Lines, vice president; Paul Taylor, Budget Rent-A-Car, secretary; and Richard Maben, president, Casino Caravans, treasurer.