Ahtna, Inc. (Ahtna) operates under the direction of a thirteen-member board. All board members are Ahtna shareholders and are voted in by fellow shareholders at the annual meeting.
The Ahtna Board of Directors is responsible for governing the organization by establishing policies and objectives; selecting, appointing, supporting and reviewing the performance of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO); ensuring the availability of adequate financial resources; approving annual budgets; accounting to Ahtna shareholders for the organization’s performance; and setting the salaries and compensation of company management.
Board members come from a variety of professional and personal backgrounds and bring many key strengths and experiences to Ahtna. They represent the unity of the Ahtna region and people, and make balanced and informed decisions that are in alignment with the mission and vision of the corporation and are in the best interest of current and future Ahtna shareholders.
Current Board Members
Nicholas Jackson Udzisyu (Caribou) Chair, Seat A: At-Large (2020)
Eleanor Dementi Udzisyu (Caribou) Vice-Chair, Seat C: Cantwell (2020)
Jason B. Hart Naltsiine (Sky) Treasurer, Seat A: At-Large (2019) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Vice Chair
Secretary, Seat F: Gakona (2019) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Secretary
Roy J. Tansy, Sr.
Director, Seat A: At-Large (2018)
Director, Seat A: At-Large (2019)
Director, Seat G2: Kluti-Kaah (2018)
Udzisyu (Caribou) Director, Seat J: Tazlina (2020) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Member
‘Ałts’e’tnaey (One Way)
Director, Seat H: Mentasta Lake (2018)
Director, Seat G1: Kluti-Kaah (2020) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Chair
Director, Seat D: Chistochina (2019)
Ahtna Netiye’ Board Treasurer
Angela Vermillion Tsisyu (Paint) Seat I: Gulkana (2018) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Member
Director, Seat A: At Large (2018) Ahtna Netiye’ Board Member