Aidan Hellen

Aidan Hellen


Sealaska Board Youth Advisor

Anchorage, AK

“I have always felt that I could best serve my people by pursuing a career that would help build the infrastructure for a healthy community. This position will help build the skills in project management that I hope to use someday to help my fellow Tlingit people.”

Aidan Hellen was selected to serve as the 2018-2019 Board Youth Advisor.

Aidan is a current Stanford University student, studying civil engineering. He graduated from West Anchorage High School and has received the Sealaska scholarship award since 2014.

Aidan is Tlingit, Yeil (Raven), Ganaxteidi (yaa hit) Whale House, and his Native name is Yadakla.