Roberta Quintavell, also known as Bobbi, will transition into the leadership position next month as current CEO Richard Strutz is on his way out.
A new Alaska nonprofit aims to give a new voice to the people and communities of the North Slope.
“Instead of having one region try to advocate for responsible development in the Arctic, you have three regions with very, very different backgrounds doing it together as a single voice,” said Matt Ganley with BSNC.
Six Alaska Native corporations are forming an advocacy group against an August ballot measure intended to repeal the state’s new oil tax system.
In Tuesday’s news: Senator Mark Begich introducing bill to grant share of revenues from off-shore drilling; Alaska Native and American Indian tribes can now speak directly…