2013 Top Forty Under 40 Announced
Contact: Managing Editor Andrew Jensen, [email protected]
The Alaska Journal of Commerce is proud to announce the 2013 class for the Top Forty Under 40® awards. A committee of Morris Media Network management selected the 2013 winners from more than 140 individuals and 200 submissions.
“With Top Forty Under 40 honorees from Ketchikan to North Pole, we are pleased to have a statewide representation in the 2013 class,” said Andrew Jensen, managing editor of the Alaska Journal of Commerce. “This is an outstanding group of young people making a difference both professionally and personally throughout Alaska in the private, public and non-profit sectors. The future of the state is truly in good hands.”
The 2013 Top Forty Under 40 class will be honored April 5 in Anchorage at the Hotel Captain Cook. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and the event will run from noon to 1 p.m.
Tickets are $50 and are available by contacting Paola Korlaske at (907) 275-2109 or [email protected]. For sponsorship and table sales, please contact Tom Wardhaugh at (907) 275-2114 or [email protected].
The 2013 Top Forty Under 40:
Justin Atteberry, Director of Operations, medical services, Southcentral Foundation
Chris Bond, Bond Commercial Properties
Michael Campbell, USAG Fort Wainwright Family and MWR
Patrice Case, President, Florcraft Carpet One
Katherine Cessnun, Clinic Dietitian & Manager of Nutrition Services, PeaceHealth Medical Center
Justin Charon, President, Vitus Marine
Jason Dolph, Captain, Anchorage Fire Department
Colin Fay, Mechanical Engineer and Sustainability Specialist, PDC Engineers Inc.
Amanda Finnegan, Regional Health and Safety Manager , CH2M Hill
Brian Flemming, Founder/Vice President, Big Street Construction
Jacob Gerondale, Survey and GIS Division Manager; Principal, USKH Inc.
Chad Graham, Graham Commercial Real Estate Consultants Inc. & Keller Williams Realty AK Group
Kyle Hampton, Assistant Professor & Director of Center for Econ. Education, UAA
Brian Hanson, Aviation Engineer, Partner, Dowl-HKM
Sarah Henning, Marketing and Public Relations Manager, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
Lisa Herbert, Executive Director, Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce
Heath Hilyard, Executive Director, Southeast Alaska Guides Organization
Joe Jolley, Principal/Owner, Cornerstone General Contractors Inc.
John Kauffman, Attorney/Partner, Stoel Rives
Denali Kemppel, Executive Vice President/General Counsel, Arctic Slope Regional Corp.
Erin Kinavey, Part C Coordinator, State of Alaska
Matt Kropke, Executive Director, Safe Harbor Inn
April Kyle, Director of Human Resources, Southcentral Foundation
Angela Major, Chief, Plans, Analysis & Integration Office, Fort Wainwright
Raven Riddle, Bentley (Fairbanks) Branch Manager, Wells Fargo
Michelle Rizk, Vice President, budget, University of Alaska system
Zuzana Rogers, Vice President, Advanced Physical Therapy
Ann Schaack, Director of Business Development, North Star Behavioral Health
Micah Shilanski, Certified Financial Planner, Shilanski & Associates
John Sims, Director of Business Development, Enstar Natural Gas Co.
Brandon Snodgrass, Loan Officer, construction lending, First National Bank Alaska
Dena Sommer-Pedebone, Senior Manager, housing services, Cook Inlet Housing Authority
Stephen Trimble, Mining and Power Business Leader, URS Corp.
Jeffrey Trotter, Owner, Frontier Therapy
Tiffany Tutiakoff, President, Northwest Strategies
Xh’unei Lance Twitchell, Assistant Professor, Alaska Native language/studies, UA Southeast
Bill Vivlamore, President, Frontier Supply
Gretchen Wieman Fauske, Business Development Officer, Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development
Kristina Woolston, Vice President, government relations, Chenega Corp./co-owner, Northwest Strategies
Kevin Wright, Director, Chugach National Forest Avalanche Center, U.S. Forest Service