QUALIFIcATIONS

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  • Extensive marketing, effective management, external affairs, and public relations experience with over 20 years in progressively challenging and complex management positions.
  • Business building experience, project management experience, lobbying experience, and supervisory experience as CEO of several different successful companies.
  • Demonstrated leadership in the establishment/implementation of strategic mission, vision, & training. 
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and integrity based professional work ethic.
  • Long time Alaskan (1970).

EDUCATION

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  • MBTS, 2018, Dallas Theological Seminary
  • MBA, 2000 – University of Alaska Fairbanks - School of Management, Management, GPA 4.0
  • BA, 1991 –University of Alaska Fairbanks, School of Management, Marketing, GPA 3.6
  • CCHRC Certified
  • Graduate, Leadership Institute of Fairbanks
  • Graduate, Realtor National Marketing Institute
  • Continuing education seminars: management, staff development, case law, ethics, listening, time management, finance, motivation, sales, marketing, human resources management, land development, computer applications, public relations, curriculum development, information technology, E-business, case work, positive interventions, ANSCA, ANILCA, and counseling.

Professional Affiliations - Volunteering - boards

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  • Co-chair Ethics Committee, Palliative Care, Shared Leadership, CISM, EMSC Committees FMH
  • Alaska Native Village CEO Association (board member)
  • Land Management Advisory Commission Fairbanks North Star Borough (Chairman)
  • Tanana Valley State Forest Advisory Committee, lower Tanana Regional Representative
  • Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline CAC
  • Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric project cultural resources technical working group
  • University of Alaska Alumni Association
  • Bethel Church board of directors
  • Alaska Outdoor Council
  • NRA Life Member
  • Republican Party Delegate District 4
  • Small Business Development Center, Fairbanks, Alaska
  • Greater Fairbanks Board of Realtors, Chairman Education & Public Relations Committees
  • Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce, Ambassador Committee
  • Member Advisory Committee, Golden Valley Electric Association Cooperative
  • Alaska Association of Realtors, Education Committee
  • Ducks Unlimited

  • President/CEO
  • Chaplain
  • Public High School Teacher
  • Business Developer/Consultant
  • Small Business Owner
  • Marketing Director
  • Realtor
  • Carpenter
  • President of Non-profit 

Employment Roles