NANA SHAREHOLDERS ELECT BOARD MEMBERS

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.
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