Congratulations to all 2017 Calista Corporation proxy prize winners! Below is a list of all winners by category. Valid proxy votes (online and paper) received by the Inspector of Elections, Sramek-Hightower, by each respective deadline were eligible. The full list will also be in the August Storyknife.
All winners are randomly drawn by the Inspector of Elections.
Quyana Cakneq to all the Shareholders that voted this year!
Online Regular Proxy winners, for all online proxy votes received by July 3 at 5pm (alphabetical order):
Emma B. Tamang (Kwigillingok)
Jared P. L. Makaily (Pilot Station)
Jimmie J. Nelson, Jr. (Bethel)
Kayle A. A. Edmond (Alakanuk)
Kristyn E. Hendrickson (Anchorage)
Moses Own (Akiak)
Regular Proxy winners, for all proxy votes (paper or online) received by...
(Anchorage, Alaska) - The Calista Corporation Board of Directors elected officers following the successful Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Each officer serves a one-year term.
Wayne Don was elected board chair. Recently promoted to Colonel in the Alaska Army National Guard, Col. Don serves as commander of the 38th Troop Command which is one of two Army brigade-sized units with 1,100 soldiers. Col. Don was named a Top 40 Under 40 by both the Alaska Journal of Commerce and the National Center for American Indian Enterprise. He currently serves as chair for NIMA Corporation, the Alaska Native village corporation for Mekoryuk. Col. Don was also recently appointed by the Museum of the American Indian to a national advisory committee to develop a National Native American Veterans Memorial on the National Mall. He attended University of Alaska - Fairbanks...