Alaska Humanities Forum board members are active change-makers and community leaders, listeners and storytellers, fundraisers and friend-raisers from across the state.

The board meets quarterly (with additional committee work conducted via conference call or in person), and members serve a three-year term with the possibility of reelection to a second term.

All Alaskans are welcome to nominate a board member; self-nominations are accepted.
How to apply/submit a nomination:
1. The Board of Directors appoints the majority of new board members.  Please apply/nominate online by August 1 to be considered. All submissions will be reviewed by the Board and selected by the September board meeting.
2. Governor Appointed Nominees: The Board includes members appointed by the Governor of the State of Alaska.  Please apply online through alaska.gov.

BOARD PORTAL

 

Board of Directors                                                                                                                

Moira K. Smith
Anchorage | CHAIR
Kristi Williams
Anchorage | VICE CHAIR
Cordelia Qiġnaaq Kellie
Anchorage | SECRETARY
Aminata Taylor
Anchorage | TREASURER
Don Rearden
Anchorage | MEMBER AT LARGE
Thea Agnew Bemben
Anchorage
Bruce Botelho
Douglas
Keneggnarkayaagaq Emily Edenshaw
Anchorage
Anne Hanley
Fairbanks
Peter Metcalfe
Juneau
Judith Owens-Manley
Anchorage
Jeannine Stafford-Jabaay
Hope
Mead Treadwell
Anchorage | Ex Officio