Movers and Shakers for Aug. 27
Stephanie Ann Peevey has joined Denali Federal Credit Union Home Loans department as a mortgage loan originator. Prior to Peevey’s employment with Denali, she worked for both PrimeLending and AlaskaUSA Mortgage. Peevey is an expert in Veterans’ Affairs home financing, having been connected with the military for the past 12 years. In her past 11 years of mortgage experience, Peevey has been a loan originator, a senior loan processor and an operations manager. Peevey also has experience working in the title and new home construction industries.
The Alutiiq Museum has hired Christina Thompson as its events specialist. She is currently organizing Alutiiq Culture Fest, a community celebration to be held in conjunction with the museum’s annual meeting on Sept. 8. Thompson will also facilitate the museum’s fall lecture series, which are Thursday evening presentations by local culture bearers and scientists beginning Aug. 24. She is a 2009 graduate of Kodiak High School and a 2016 graduate of Central Washington University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in fine arts with a minor in museum studies. Her previous experiences include commercial fishing around Bristol Bay and Kodiak, and internships for the Kitsap County Historical Museum, the Museum of Culture and Environment in Ellensburg, Wash., and the Roadside Gallery and Studio, in Seattle.