NU Online News Service, March 18, 2005, 4:38 p.m. EST

A Salt Lake City health savings account administration firm is growing.[@@]

The firm, HealthEquity Inc., has hired Aaron Ashby to be director of client operations and Joel Kempner to be director of client care.

Ashby, who previously was operations manager for new card accounts at American Express Company, New York, has a bachelor’s degree in human development and a master’s degree in business from Brigham Young University.

Kempner, who was operations manager at Intermountain Health Care, Salt Lake City, has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah.