Have you been wondering what’s going on with ANVCA? Here is a chance to see the year in review, 2015 ANVCA Annual Report.
ANVCA has developed a new tool for it’s Members and Partners. Business and event calendars are a great positive publicity tool. Whether you are planning an event or promoting it, web based calendars are a great venue.
The ANVCA Calendar will include dates, locations and specifics on items including:
- ANCVA events and activities
- Training opportunities
- Meetings and conferences
- ANVCA partner events
- ANVCA member activities
This opportunity is free for Members and Partners of ANVCA. To add your calendar item Contact us.
ANVCA has a new Executive Director. Also new to Alaska, Keja Nokomis Whiteman recently took the lead position at ANVCA bringing twenty years of work with tribes, government relations and building partnerships. Ms. Whiteman most recently came from Wyoming where she served as an elected County Commissioner since 2007 in Fremont County, as well as running a small consulting firm who clients included tribes, non profits, government agencies and local businesses.
Originally from Montana, Keja is a tribal member enrolled in the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians. She received a Masters of Public Administration in 2004, after working for several years in administrative roles. Keja relocated to Anchorage in 2015 with her husband and two younger children (sons Clayton age 15 & KJ age 13), her oldest child (daughter Camille age 18) is currently attending college in Montana.
Most importantly Keja brings an excitement about helping ANVCA maximize it’s potential to have a positive impact on Village Corporations across Alaska.
Are you interested in promoting “success of our Village Corporations and protection of Native Lands” maybe volunteering for ANVCA is a good fit for you! ANVCA has several opportunities for volunteers. Current committees and opportunities include:
- ANVCA Legislative Committee
- ANVCA Lands Committee
- ANVCA Membership & Fundraising Committee
- ANVCA Conference Planning Committee
- ANVCA Internships
- If you are interested in supporting our mission and have willingness to share your skills, contact us.