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Juneau, AK 99801

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Shayla Sulser

Advising Coordinator, Business and Public Administration

Phone: 796-6402Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

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Accounting

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Novatney Bldg
11066 Auke Lake Way (NOV 1)
Juneau, AK 99801

Maren Haavig

Associate Dean of Arts & Sciences; Associate Professor of Accounting

Phone: (907) 796-6353Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 101A, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

Walden University, Doctor of Business Administration - Accounting Emphasis

University of Alaska Southeast, Master of Business Administration

University of Alaska Southeast, Bachelors of Business Administration - Accounting Emphasis

Western Washington University, Fairhaven College, Bachelors of Arts - Interdisciplinary Concentration

Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

American Accounting Association

Institute of Managerial Accountants

Government Finance Officers Association

Courses Taught

ACCT 201/202 Principles of Financial/Managerial Accounting

ACCT 310 Income Tax for Individuals

ACCT 342 Advanced Managerial Cost

ACCT 379 Fund and Governmental Accounting

BA 325 Financial Management

Other

Awards

MBA Excellence Award – Recipient, 2012 UAS Cohort

Licenses/Certifications

Certified Public Accountant (Alaska)

Quality Matters Teaching Online Certificate

Professional Work Experience

State of Alaska, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, Finance Officer

Alaska Pacific Bank, Controller

Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, Accountant and Internal Auditor

State of Alaska Legislature, Division of Legislative Audit, Auditor, Juneau, AK

Julie Hamilton

Associate Professor of Accounting

Phone: 796-6101Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 109, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science - Accounting

University of Alaska Southeast, Master of Business Administration

Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Alaska Society of Certified Public Accountants

Courses Taught

ACCT 100 Recordkeeping for Small Businesses

ACCT 201 Principles of Financial Accounting

ACCT 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting

ACCT 310 Income Tax for Individuals

ACCT 311 Intermediate Accounting I

ACCT 312 Intermediate Accounting II

BA 160 Principles of Banking

Other

Awards

Harold T. Caven Professorship

UAS Faculty Excellence in Service

Licenses/Certifications

Certified Public Accountant (Alaska)

Chartered Global Management Accountant

Work Experience

Arthur Young, Phoenix, AZ, College Intern

Deloitte & Touche, Seattle, WA, Staff - Audit & Tax

Elgee, Rehfeld & Mertz, CPAs, Juneau, Staff - Audit & Tax

Wolfe & Hamilton, CPAs, Juneau, Owner

Juneau Youth Services, Juneau, Director of Finance

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation, Juneau, Controller

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation, Juneau, Chief Financial Officer

Paulette Schirmer

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Phone: 907-790-6363

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday: 1:30–4:30 p.m.

Sherry Hassell

Adjunct Faculty of Accounting

Phone: 952-6304Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Business

Phone

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Address

Novatney Bldg
11066 Auke Lake Way (NOV 1)
Juneau, AK 99801

Michael Boyer

Associate Professor of Law Science

Phone: 796-6347Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069Fax: 796-6383

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 105, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/som

Education

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) University of Oregon School of Law (2000)

  • Master of Science-Management (MS-Mgt) Texas A&M Commerce (2011)

  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts (B.L.A.) University of Alaska Southeast (1997) magna cum laude

Mike has been a UAS student, staff member (research assistant), adjunct professor, and is currently Associate Professor of Law Sciences. He teaches a variety of courses using multiple formats and delivery methods and serves on a variety of university and community boards. He is married (Karina Reyes) with three children.

Research

His research interests include legal ethics and interdisciplinary studies involving law and politics, law and literature, and legal history.

Publications

Boyer, M. L. (2015). Every Landlord's Guide to Managing Property: Best Practices from Move In to Move Out. Berkeley, CA: Nolo Press ​

Michael L. Boyer, Atticus Looks At Fifty, 12 U.MD. L.J. Race, Religion, Gender & Class. 356 (2012) View 

Michael L. Boyer Confronting the Economic Problem of the ‘Free Lawyer': The Assumptions Behind an Unrestricted Cash Transfer in Lieu of the Legal Services Corporation, The Erasmus Journal of Law and Economics, April 2007

Michael L. Boyer, Survival Technique: Integrating a Legal Studies Minor Into Your Program, The Paralegal Educator vol. 19, No. 1,Winter 2005.

Clive S. Thomas, Michael L. Boyer & Ron Hrebenar, Interest Groups in State Court Elections: A New Era and Its Challenges, in Judicature vol. 87 No. 3, Nov-Dec. 2003 135 (2000).

Reprinted in Judicial Politics: Readings from Judicature 53 (Elliot Slotnick ed., 3d ed., Congressional Quarterly Press 2005)

Michael L. Boyer, Pro-And Anti-Gun Control Interest Groups, in Research Guide to U.S. And International Interest Group, 266 (Clive S. Thomas Editor (Praeger 2005).

Michael L. Boyer, Contract as Text: Interpretive Overlap in Law and Literature, 12 S. Cal. Interdisc. L. J. 167 (2003)

Numerous columns, letters, and conference papers in various print and online formats

Forthcoming Scholarship

Michael L. Boyer, Chapter 17 "The Judiciary" in Alaska Politics and Public Policy: The Dynamics of Beliefs, Institutions, Processes, Personalities and Power," Edited by Clive S. Thomas with Laura C. Savatgy. University of Alaska Press: Fairbanks Fall 2009/Winter 2010.

Clive S. Thomas & Michael L. Boyer, Chapter 5 "Intergovernmental Relations" in Alaska Politics and Public Policy: The Dynamics of Beliefs, Institutions, Processes, Personalities and Power," Edited by Clive S. Thomas with Laura C. Savatgy. University of Alaska Press: Fairbanks Fall 2009/Winter 2010.

Courses Taught

Professor Boyer teaches Introduction to Law, Business Law, Torts Contracts, Legal Writing, Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, and other law courses at UAS.

Biography

Professor Boyer received his B.L.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Alaska Southeast in 1997 and his J.D. from the University of Oregon in 2000 (top 15%). He is a member of the California Bar and on the UAS Alumni Board. Professor Boyer is a volunteer attorney in the summer months, and his hobbies include organic gardening and playing with his son, River.

Charla A. Brown

Associate Professor of Human Resource Management, Business & Public Administration Department Chair

Phone: 796-6310Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 107, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Social Psychology (Ph.D.) - Brigham Young University
  • Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology (M.S.) - Lamar University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (B.A.) - Lamar University

Research

  • Strategic Growth & Change Management - Business Case Study, Backcountry.com
  • Gender Role Behaviors - Dissertation, Brigham Young University
  • Group Behaviors - Thesis, Lamar University
  • Global Trends/Influences - Correlation Department - Corporation for the President
  • Qualitative Analyses - Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Assessment - Brigham Young University
  • Success Factors for Public Engagement - Lamar University

Affiliations

  • Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) - Board Member, University Relations (Juneau)
  • SHRM Alaska State-wide Council - Director of College Relations (2014 - Present)
  • SHRM Southeast Alaska Chapter - Board Member, College Relations (2013 - Present)
  • SHRM - Professional Member (1995 - Present)
  • Academy of Management - Member
  • Organizational Behavior Teaching Society for Management Educators (OBTS) - Member

Courses Taught

  • Strategic Human Resource Management (BBA)
  • Principles of Human Resource Management (BBA)
  • Labor-Management Relations (BBA)
  • Business & Society (BBA)
  • Executive Development (MBA)
  • Markets & Marketing (MBA/BBA)
  • Organizational Effectiveness (BBA)
  • Organizational Change (MBA/BBA)
  • Leadership (MBA)
  • Alignment of Strategy, Structure, Processes, People, and Rewards (MBA)
  • International Context Tour to China (MBA)
  • Business Plan Thesis Projects (MBA/BBA)

Biography

Dr. Brown is the Chair for the Business and Public Administration Department and an Assistant Professor of Management. She teaches courses that are core to the Bachelor of Business Administration degree, along with classes specific to the emphasis areas in Management and Human Resource Management.

Dr. Brown serves as the Northwest Human Resource Management Association (NHRMA) College Relations Director supporting student SHRM chapters in Alaska, Oregon and Washington. Additionally, in this capacity, she co-chairs the HR Leaders of Tomorrow Student Conference Planning Committee for the tri-state region. She is also the chapter advisor for the UAS Student SHRM Chapter and is a board member for both the Alaska SHRM State Council and the Southeast Alaska SHRM Chapter.

Before pursuing a career in academia, Dr. Brown worked in various management and executive HR positions with competency expertise around strategic planning, corporate culture, change management, and leadership. Her experience spans a variety of industries including oil and gas, airline transportation, and e-commerce start-ups with former employers being Enron, Devon Energy, Backcountry.com, and Continental Airlines.

Dr. Brown received the UAS Faculty Teaching Excellent Award in 2018 and the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) 2016 Teaching Excellence Award for Region 7. Additionally, she holds a PhD in Applied Social Psychology and a Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. She enjoys networking, collaborating, travelling the world, and participating in Crossfit.b

Other

Leadership Experience:

  • Department Chair - University of Alaska Southeast - School of Management - Business Administration (2013-Present)
  • Principal Consultant (Founder & Owner) - Northern Solstice Advisors (2010 - Present)
  • Vice President of Human Resources - Career Step - Provo, UT (2010)
  • Director of Human Resources - Backcountry.com (Liberty Media) - Park City, UT (2005-2009) (NYSE: LMDIA)
  • Human Resource Manager - Devon Energy/Ocean Energy - Oklahoma City, OK/Houston, TX (2001-2003, 2009) (NYSE: DVN)
  • International Human Resource Manager - Enron - Houston, TX (1997-2001) (NYSE: ENE)
  • International Human Resource Manager - Continental Airlines - Houston, TX (1995-1997) (NYSE: CAL)

Honors & Achievements:

  • Alfred P. Sloan, Business Excellence in Workplace Flexibility, Honorable Mention Award for Backcountry.com
  • Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award for Large Businesses, State of Utah & American Psychological Association for Backcountry.com
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, President

Global Exposure:

Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Dominica, El Salvador, England, France, Germany, Guatemala, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Poland, Puerto Rico, Scotland, St. Martin/St Maarten, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Kristy D Smith

Assistant Professor of Management - Term

Phone: (253) 486-2962

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Publications

Contributing Author, The Total Woman Volume II: Life is a RollerCoaster
Author, Blended reality: Creating a world where blended families thrive
Contributing Author, Your Personal GPS: How to Navigate Life Challenges & Roadblocks

Affiliations

  • SHRM
  • Salt Lake SHRM
  • ACBSP

Courses Taught

  • Strategic Management
  • Business Research
  • Operations Management
  • International Business
  • Organizational Theory and Behavior
  • Principles of Management
  • Project Management (BBA/MBA)

Biography

Kristy D. Smith holds hold three degrees in business: a Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership; a Master of Business Administration in Project Management; and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. She is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources. Her desire to make a difference in people’s lives led her to her career in higher education. She believes she is making a difference every day providing students a ‘product’ that cannot be taken away. She is a life-long learner, reading and teaching, continuing to learn from her discipline and her students.

Dr. Smith has a wealth of leadership experience from multiple industries focused on strategic human resource management, mentoring, and coaching. She also volunteers for various non-profits to lend her human resource and leadership talent developing community leaders. She is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management. In January 2015, she was invited to be a member of the keynote panel of the Mile High SHRM chapter to provide advice on cultivating culture in an organization. The only woman on the panel, she gained a mentee and an opportunity to present to management at a large hotel in the Denver area. Her philosophy on mentoring and coaching is to build relationships with your teams and support each other’s strengths; someone else will have a strength that balances out others weaknesses so the weaknesses go away.

In her personal life, she is centered on being a blessing to those around her. She and her husband have been married for more than 23 years, have a daughter and son-in-law, a son serving in our Nation’s military along with his supportive wife. She and her husband adopted their grandsons in April 2017 and have two four-legged girls, mastiff mixes that are loving life with the family. The entire family loves the outdoors, particularly fishing, camping, riding motorcycles, and traveling. And a fun fact for all, she is a former Miss Teen of New Mexico and was invited to join the performing group Up With People!

Haley Johnson

Adjunct Faculty of Business Administration

Phone: (770) 765-2142Second Phone: 1 (800) 478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Education

MBA, Marketing, University of Texas at Arlington

Management Information Systems

Phone

  • Information: 796-6402
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Fax

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Address

Novatney Bldg
11066 Auke Lake Way (NOV 1)
Juneau, AK 99801

Colleen McKenna

Professor of Information Systems

Phone: 796-6349Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 113, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Courses Taught

Management Information Systems, Project Management, Systems Analysis and Design, and Database Management Systems

Tim Powers

Professor of Information Systems

Phone: 796-6341Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, 117, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/arts_sciences/bpa

Courses Taught

Introductory Network Administration, Advanced Network Administration

Elizabeth Hoffman

Adjunct Faculty of Information Systems

Phone: 209-5543Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Timothy "Tim" Powers Jr.

Adjunct Faculty of Information Systems

Phone: (907) 796-6090

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Master of Public Administration

Phone

  • Information: 796-6402
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Email

Fax

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Address

Novatney Bldg
11066 Auke Lake Way (NOV 1)
Juneau, AK 99801

Kathy DiLorenzo

Associate Professor of Public Administration

Phone: 796-6418Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 133, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

Doctor of Arts in Political Science–2007
Idaho State University MPA –2004
Idaho State University BS Political Science – 2001 

Biography

Kathy DiLorenzo grew up in the Western states of Nevada, California, Washington, and Idaho, and is particularly interested in western and rural issues. She is currently completing her Doctor of Arts in Political Science with an emphasis in Public Administration and Public Law from Idaho State University. She completed her Masters of Public Administration in 2004. While completing her education Kathy worked as the primary quantitative analyst for Partners for Prosperity, non-profit organization that acquired a substantial grant to study and eradicate poverty in the 16-county region of Southeastern Idaho. Her areas of research include the bureaucracy, constitutional and public law, poverty, minority and at-risk populations.

Ljubomir "LJ" Medenica

MPA Program Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Public Administration

Phone: 796-6303Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 129, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

Education

Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.), California Coast University, and M.B.A., and B.Sc. (Electrical Engineering), University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. (Academic Equivalency Evaluated and Verified in the US)

Courses Taught

Master of Public Administration Program, Assistant Professor 2016-Present (tenure-track)

  • PADM 604 – Research Methods in Administration
  • PADM 610 – Organization Theory and Behavior
  • PADM 622 – Human Resources and Organizational Development
  • PADM 625 – Economics and Public Finance
  • PADM 628 – Public Financial Management
  • PADM 661 – Social Entrepreneurship
  • PADM 662 – Governing Nonprofit Organizations and the Board of Directors
  • PADM 663 – Marketing for Nonprofit Organizations

Business Department, Adjunct Faculty 2010-2013, Assistant Professor 2013-2016

  • BA 166 – Small Business Management;
  • BA 201 – Management and Supervision;
  • BA 232 – Organizational Management;
  • BA 260 – Marketing Practices;
  • BA 360 – Business Organizations (and Corporate Governance);
  • BA 462 – Capstone – Strategic Management;
  • BA 465 – Strategic Marketing and Management for Non-Profit;
  • BA 487 – International Business;
  • BA 490 – The Political and Social Environment of Business;
  • BA 498 – Business Research;
  • BA 655 – Strategic Management (Mid-Capstone);
  • BA 690 – Business Administration Capstone.

ECPD – European Center for Peace and Development

  • International MBA Course – Corporate Governance - Instructor

Biography

Dr. Ljubomir (“LJ”) Medenica is an assistant professor and the Program Coordinator in Master of Public Administration Program at the University of Alaska Southeast. Dr. Medenica has over 10 years of experience in teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in Business and Public Administration.

Dr. Medenica also has over 20 years of experience as a practitioner in national and international engagements, working as a management consultant with Deloitte Consulting and some other consulting firms in Europe and the USA. He held various leadership end executive positions in both business and public sectors. Additionally, Dr. Medenica was in charge of designing and implementing the United Nation Development Program’s (UNDP) capacity building project for the Government of Montenegro, governing numerous international leadership and team-building workshops. He also taught MBA courses (Corporate Governance) with the European Center for Peace and Development. Among other jobs in the public sector, Dr. Medenica was Director of Organizational and Professional Development at Western Washington University.

With its strong practitioner orientation, Dr. Medenica is passionately contributing to Master of Public Administration program learning goals and outcomes, teaching organizational development, strategic human resources, and change management, public financial management, economics and public policy, and various courses focused on nonprofit administration. His specialty is infusing business and entrepreneurial perspectives and practices in developing effective public governance and management.

Other

Awards

  • UAS - Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award for 2011-2012 Academic Year.
  • Outstanding Research Award, The Institute of Business and Finance Research, Global Conference on Business and Finance, January 2016

Work Experience

  • Western Washington University (WWU), Bellingham, Washington – Director of Organizational and Professional Development (2013);
  • United Nation Development Program (UNDP) – Chief Technical Advisor, Lead Management Consultant, Corporate Trainer; Montenegro (2010-2013);
  • RHS Smith Dist. (Conoco-Phillips), Director of Business Development, Washington, 2002-2009;
  • LeMaster and Daniels, PLLC, Senior Management Consultant, Washington, 2000-2001;
  • LJ Medenica Consulting, LLC, Founder and Owner; (1996-Present).

Early Career:

  • Deloitte& Touche Consulting, Central/Eastern Europe, Belgrade; Director, Strategy Consulting;
  • Economic Institute, Belgrade, Director, Consulting Services;
  • International Engineering Projects – Project Manager (various companies and countries).

Jim Powell

Assistant Professor of Public Administration - Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center

Phone: 209-5676

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Novatney Bldg, Rm 111, Juneau Campus

Juneau Campus

http://www.uas.alaska.edu/arts_sciences/bpa/mpa/index.html

Education

  • B.A. Rochester Institute of Technology, Eisenhower College (1978)
  • M.P.A. University of Alaska Southeast (1995)
  • Ph. D. Natural Resource Policy and Sustainability Science, University of Alaska Fairbanks (2012)

Research

Adaptive and Climate Governance, Sustainability Indicators, Local Decision Making

Publications

Powell, J.Chapter 8  Five Conditions conducive to Sustainability Plans and Measurements. In Quality-of-Life Indicators Vol. VIII. Springer. In-Press. November 2019.

Powell, J., Chapter 11. Sustaining Sustainability in Whitehorse, Yukon. In Robert W. Ottung (Ed) Urban Sustainability in the Arctic, Measuring Progress in Circumpolar Cities. Bergham Books. October 2019. ISBN  978-1-78920-735-4

Orttung, R.W. Powell, J., Fox, J., Franco, C. Strengthening Food Security Near the Arctic Circle: Case Study of Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Sustainability May 14, 2019,
doi:10.3390/su11102722.

Williams, Paula; Alessa, Lilian (Naia); Kliskey, Andrew (Anaru); Rinella, Daniel; Trammell, Jamie; Powell, James; McCarthy, Molly; Abatzoglou, John. Integrated dataset for stakeholder perceptions of environmental change and instrumented measures of change. Data in Brief. Volume 21, December 2018, Pages 1721-1723 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2018.10.112

Williams, Paula; Alessa, Lilian (Naia); Kliskey, Andrew (Anaru); Rinella, Daniel; Trammell, Jamie; Powell, James; McCarthy, Molly; Abatzoglou, John. The role of perceptions versus instrumented data of environmental change: Responding to Changing Environments In Alaska. Environmental Science and Policy. December 2018, Pages 110-121.

Powell, James E., Wipfli, Mark S. Criddle, Keith R., Schoen, Erick R. Will Alaska’s Fisheries Regime Prove Resilient? Kenai River Fishery Management as a Model For Adaptive Governance. Fisheries. Vol. 43. No. 1 January 2018.

Biography

Jim Powell conducts research in several Alaskan and Arctic communities on adaptive capacity, and measuring socio-economic impacts around climate change, COVID 19, and food security. Jim has worked with the Fairbanks Northstar Borough and co-authored their recent Sustainability Plan. Currently, Jim serves on Juneau’s Sustainability Commission. Jim also teaches natural resources and local government classes in the UAS MPA program. His research is informed by 35 years in Alaska managing environmental and natural resource programs mostly spent at the Department of Environmental Conservation including Special Assistant to the Commissioner, a Division Director, and managed the Water Quality Standards Program. Jim’s interest in local governance led him to run for public office and consequently served three terms on the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly including three years as Deputy Mayor. He balances his teaching and research with serving on nonprofit boards and consults with local communities on environmental issues and sustainability planning.

Cathy LeCompte

Adjunct Faculty of Public Administration

Phone: 786-4084Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Biography

Cathy LeCompte moved to Alaska in 1999 and started at the University of Alaska in 2000 as Assistant Professor of Business and administrator at the University of Alaska Southeast Ketchikan campus. In July 2010, she assumed the role of Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at the University of Alaska Anchorage Community and Technical College. Cathy is an experienced online faculty member and skilled administrative leader who came through a CTE pathway; holds an AAS in Small Business Management, BS in Business Administration and a Master degree in Not for Profit Leadership with over 25 years serving in leadership roles in nonprofit and public sector organizations including state government and higher education. Her prior careers include nonprofit fund development executive, health club and restaurant manager, fitness instructor and head barista, small business owner and consultant. She is the current President for the Alaska Association for Career and Technical Education.

Peggy Weaver

Adjunct Faculty of Public Administration

Phone: (907) 586-1312Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

Biography

Ms. Weaver came to the PADM program as a practitioner of labor relations in the public sector.  As a former union representative and labor educator, Ms. Weaver brings an extensive background in human resource management, labor negotiations, dispute resolution, and contract enforcement. She also has a background in Alaska state service, most recently as a state fraud investigator, and holds a Master of Legal and Ethical Studies, as well as Bachelor of Arts degrees in sociology and in labor studies

Emeritus Faculty

Richard Hacker

Professor of Law Science, Emeritus

Phone: (719) 783-0402Second Phone: 1-800-478-9069

Email:

Arts and Sciences - Business & Public Administration

Juneau Campus

 
 

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