Utuktauraq Ely Cyrus is a NANA Regional Corporation Inc. (NANA) director from Kiana and was elected to the board in 2021. He previously served on the board from 2014-2020.
In addition to his duties at NANA, Cyrus serves as the president of Kiana Traditional Council. He is employed as president and city administrator for the City of Kiana and owns Kobuk Valley Firearms.
Cyrus previously served as vice mayor for the City of Kiana and as a member of the Borough Public Safety Commission.