Local Realtor Rhoda Ramsey and steel executive Abraham Markosian have been elected to the board of Continental Bank & Trust Co.

Ramsey is a partner and president of the Ramsey Group real estate firm and has worked in the local real estate industry for 25 years. A native Utahn, she was recently featured as the state's Outstanding Woman Entrepreneur by Utah Business Magazine. She serves on the boards of the Salt Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, KSL and the Utah Economic Development Corp.Markosian, president and chief executive of Mark Steel Corp and a director of Garb Oil Corp., is also chairman of the Utah Manufacturer's Association and a board member of Salt Lake Community College Foundation.

Other directors of Continental Bank are Lela Ence, Stewart Hansen, Phillip Perlman, Paul Dougan and Larry Higgins.