2019 Top Forty Under 40 announced

The Alaska Journal of Commerce announced the members of our 2019 Top Forty Under 40 on Feb. 1.

This year’s selection committee chose the class from the largest group ever nominated: 152 individuals and nearly 800 total pages of supporting materials.

“Choosing the Top Forty class is always a tough task, and Alaskans didn’t make it any easier this year,” said Journal Managing Editor Andrew Jensen. “We’re happy to have representation from the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska’s Gateway City in Ketchikan, Southcentral, the Interior and members from Northwest Alaska who call Nome and Kotzebue home.”

The 2019 Top Forty Under 40 will be honored at an awards dinner on March 29 at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. A cocktail reception will begin at 6 p.m. with the dinner and award event starting at 7 p.m.

Please contact Journal Advertising Director Jada Nowling for ticket sales, advertising and sponsorship opportunities. She can be reached at 907-257-4268 or [email protected]

The 2019 Top Forty:

Jamie Acton, 39, Director of Public Transportation, Municipality of Anchorage

Dr. Cody Augdahl, 37, Assistant Medical Director, Norton Sound Regional Hospital, Nome

Jennifer Baker, 32, Director, Cardiovascular Service Line, Providence Alaska Medical Center, Anchorage

Casey Bieber, 38, Program Director, Morning Show Host, iHeart Radio, Anchorage

Clayton Bourne, 39, Chief Financial Officer, Aleut Corp., Anchorage

Monica Bradbury, 38, Marketing Manager, DOWL, Anchorage

Holly Brooks, 36, Owner, Holly Brooks LLC, Anchorage

Sarah Brown, 29, Regional Vice President, Alaska, BridgeHeath Medical Inc., Anchorage

Peter J. Caltagirone, 36, Special Assistant to the Natural Resources Commissioner, Anchorage

Dr. Briana Cranmer, 35, Physician, Vera Whole Health, Anchorage

Richard Crum, 37, President/CEO, BoreTide Construction LLC, Palmer

Chris Devine, 34, CEO, Craig Taylor Equipment, Anchorage

Jaime Eggert, 33, Resource Pool Clinical Manager, Providence Alaska Medical Center

Danielle Flaherty, 36, Stone’s Throw Program Manager, Bread Line Inc., Fairbanks

Dr. Paul Forward, 39, Physician, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium; Lead Ski Guide, Chugach Powder Guides, Anchorage

Angelina Fraise, 39; Officer, Anchorage Police Department

Penny Gage, 32, Director of Special Projects, Alaska Growth Capital, Anchorage

Kristin George, 39, Senior Development Director, American Heart Association

Anna Gould, 39, Business Sales Manager, GCI, Anchorage

Stephen Grantier, 35, Chugach Alaska Heritage Foundation Program and Systems Manager, Chugach Alaska Regional Corp.

Rachel Guyselman, 31, Vice President, Operations, Tongass Federal Credit Union, Ketchikan

Charissa Habeger, 34, Community Development Director, American Cancer Society, Anchorage

Lindsey Hobson, 37, Manager of Communications, Enstar Natural Gas Co.

Jonathan Hornak, 33, Senior Project Manager, Cornerstone General Contractors

Erica Jensen, 38, Project Engineer, CRW Engineering Group Inc.

Mickela Lamb, 31, Information Management and Documentation Control, BP; Owner/CEO, Polished Image Consulting, Anchorage

Justin Milette, 34, Firefighter, Anchorage Fire Depatment; Realtor, EXP Realty; Owner, Frozen Grove

Vladimir Novak, 38, Treasury and Securities Manager, First National Bank Alaska, Anchorage

January O'Connor, 39, Owner/Founder, Raven’s Group LLC, Anchorage

Jessica Oswald, 38, Information Services Executive Director/Senior Strategic Partner, Providence Health and Services Alaska, Anchorage

Patrick Jeremy Pletnikoff, 38, Senior Vice President, Mt. McKinley Bank, Fairbanks

Steve Rader, 37, General Manager, Hilton Anchorage Hotel

Timothy Redder, 38, Business Banking Manager, Wells Fargo, Kenai

Rep. Josh Revak, 37, Alaska State Representative, Anchorage

Kari Skinner, 39, Vice President/Marketing and Communications Director, Northrim Bank, Anchorage

Jennifer Snodgrass, 38, Commercial Loan Officer, Alaska Growth Capital, Anchorage

Nicole Stoops, 38, Executive Director, Native Village of Kotzebue

Brennan Walsh, 36, President, STG Inc., Anchorage

Bobby Wilken, 39, Owner, HooDoo Brewing Co., Fairbanks

Chad Wilson, 39, Project Manager, Commercial Flooring, Spenard Builders Supply

Updated: 
02/18/2019 - 10:43am

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