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Doyon Ltd.


Pa t r i ck D u k e wa s chosen senior vice president and chief financial officer for Doyon Ltd. of Fairbanks. Duke previously served as CFO for Cook Inlet Region Inc., where he had worked since 2006.

SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium

Arctic Slope Regional Corp.

Eddie Ahyakak was appointed to an at-large seat on the Arctic Slope Regional Corp.’s board of directors. He works as an operator at Petro Star Inc.’s North Pole refinery. Petro Star is an ASRC subsidiary. Patsy Aamodt was chosen corporate treasurer. She also serves as first vice president, and was first elected to the board in 1998. Klassert

Totem Ocean Trailer Express

Bill Pryor was hired as sales manager for Totem Ocean Trailer Express. He previously worked as executive vice president of retail for Cinram, a media distribution company he helped found in 2001.

Federal Government




Dr. David McCandless joined SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium’s Haines Health Center. Barbara Searls was appointed chief financial officer for SEARHC in Juneau. Matthew Ione was promoted to chief administrative officer for SEARHC. Michele Susie was hired as an advanced registered nurse practitioner at the SEARHC Klukwan Health Center and SEARHC Haines Health Center, and will also serve Tenakee Springs.



Bart Dean joined AT&T as a member of the Signature Accounts Te a m b a s e d i n Anchorage. Dean began his telecommunications career more than 30 years ago selling phone systems in the Pacific Northwest.

Swan Employer Services

Allan Skinner received a cer tificate for 50 years of federal service. He has worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for 38 of those years. His federal gover nment work began with roles as a federal ranger for the Skinner National Park Service and work for the Corps in the Lower 48. He joined the Alaska District’s permitting section as an environmental protection specialist in 1974.

Alaska Native Arts Foundation

Trina Landlord was chosen executive director for the Alaska Native Arts Foundation. Landlord previously worked as a liaison with the Alaska Humanities Forum.

Lynn Klassert joined Swan Employer Services as director of sales. Klassert has worked for KeyBank, serving most recently as a vice president in business banking.

Granite Construction

Jonathan Eker was appointed chief estimator for Granite Construction’s Alaska region. He has more than 20 years of field and estimating experience. He joined the company in 2004 and has served as a dispatcher, project superintendent and project manager. Josh Hart was chosen quality control manager for the company. He joined Granite Construction in 2005 and has handled many projects statewide as a project engineer.

Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Beth Trowbridge was appointed executive director for Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies. She first worked for the center in 2000 as a parttime educator, and has also worked as manager and program director for the Wynn Nature Center.

Clapp Peterson Tiemessen Thorsness & Johnson LLC

Chester D. Gilmore, David A. Monroe and Devin W. Quackenbush have joined the law firm of Clapp Peterson Tiemessen Thorsness & Johnson LLC. Scott Hendricks Leuning is also rejoining the firm. Gilmore, Leuning and Quackenbush practice in the Anchorage office. Monroe works at the Fairbanks office. q


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