The Legal Assistants Association of Utah elected officers for 1989 at a recent business meeting at the Law and Justice Center.

Brent Scott was elected for a second term as president of the non-profit association organized to support the professional, educational and social interests of legal assistants throughout Utah. Scott is a legal assistant at Equitable Life and Insurance Co.Elected vice president was Kaye D. Bateman, who is employed by Watkiss and Campbell. Deanna Spillman, Robert DeBry and Associates, will serve as secretary and Kathryn Packard, Strong and Hanni, will serve as treasurer.

The association operates through various committees whose elected chairs are Marilu Peterson, CLA, Jensen and Lewis, education; Carol Elggren, CLA, US WEST Communications, public relations; Ellen Arnett, Kipp and Christian, membership; and Carole Miller, Energy Mutual Insurance Co., ethics.