Robert T. Johnson was named president of personal trust services within the Banc One trust group, an affiliate of Banc One Corp., Columbus, Ohio.

Mr. Johnson has been executive vice president and regional manager of the trust and private banking division of Bank One Arizona, Phoenix, which includes responsibility for Colorado and Utah.

Charles W. Sulerzyski continues as chairman and chief executive officer of the trust group.

Before joining Bank One Arizona in 1976, Mr. Johnson had been an officer in the trust department of Northern Trust Co., Chicago.

Also at Banc One, the company's investment affiliate, Banc One Investment Advisors Corp., hired Gary J. Madich as senior managing director of fixed-income securities, and Judith E. Trail was appointed assistant general counsel for national litigation at the parent company.

Mr. Madich will be responsible for fixed-income investment management. He was hired from Federated Investors, Pittsburgh, where he was a senior vice president and portfolio manager.

Ms. Trail had been on the executive staff of Ohio Attorney General Lee Fisher from October 1993 until January of this year. She was deputy chief counsel for the public protection division.

Jeffrey T. Benton was appointed senior vice president and chief financial officer of Banc One Ohio Corp., effective May 1. He had been chief financial officer of Bank One Columbus since August 1990.

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