NANA SHAREHOLDERS ELECT BOARD MEMBERS
March 16, 2015 – Noorvik, Alaska – Today, NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) held its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Noorvik, Alaska. During the meeting, the following board members were elected to serve three-year terms on the NANA board:
Seat Board Member Name
At-Large Sarah Anausuk Scanlan
Kiana Marvin Qanailaaq Barr
Kivalina Mary F. Avaayak Sage
Kobuk Johnetta Unaviqsruaq Horner
Noatak Joseph T Iikuluk Luther
Noorvik Hendy Saaŋiaq Ballot, Sr.
Selawik Allen Suqqalik Ticket, Sr.
Shungnak George Uluatchiaq Douglas
The following board members are continuing directors: Frank Oolak Adams, Sr (Noatak); Bonita Qanalaq Barr (Deering); Ely Utuktauraq Cyrus (Kiana); Pearl Iriqtaq Gomez (Kobuk); Gladys E Ikkaiyuk Jones (Ambler); Tony Saŋuiq Jones, Jr. (Buckland); Linda Piquk Lee (Shungnak); Alice Iraġuuraq Melton-Barr (Buckland); Ronald Yauguraq Moto, Sr. (Deering); Diana Paniaġruk Ramoth (Selawik); Donald Nalikak Sheldon (Noorvik); Nellie A. Nayuk Sheldon (Ambler); Harvey B. Sinaaqquq Vestal (At-Large); Myra Aqurruaq Wesley (Kivalina); Martha Siikauraq Tukumiq Whiting (Kotzebue).
BDO, USA, LLC (formerly Mikunda Cottrell) was the ballot tabulator.
NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) is one of the 13 Regional Alaska Native corporations (ANCs) created pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) of 1971. NANA’s mission is to provide economic opportunities for its more than 13,500 Iñupiat shareholders and to protect and enhance NANA lands. Join the hunt at www.nana.com/regional.