Baranof Island Housing Authority
“I look forward to bringing my extensive and diverse work experience to be an effective and productive director. I have many years of working in several ANSCA corporations in presenting business development, budgets or strategic plans.”
For the past three years, David has served as the Executive Director of the Baranof Island Housing Authority in Sitka, AK. He has over 20 years of senior and executive management experience in three Alaska Native Corporations: Goldbelt, Inc., Akhiok-Kaguyak, Inc. and Cook Inlet Region, Inc. Additionally, he worked for 12 years as a Community Development Planner for the City and Borough of Juneau.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in Geography (Land & Transportation Planning) from the University of Washington, completed graduate business courses from the University of Phoenix and completed an Executive Program for Growing Companies at Stanford University.
David has been a member of the Sealaska Board since November 2018 and serves on the Finance Committee and on the Haa Aaní, LLC Board of Managers. He is also a director on the Alaska Association of Housing Authorities and a previous director on the Alaska Native Village Corporation CEO Association and the Native American Bancorporation.
David is Tlingit/Eagle, Kaagwaantaan from the Déix X’awool Hít (House with Two Doors).