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UAS Mining Advisory Committees

UAS Center for Mine Training provides world-class workforce training in occupational fields leading to employment in the mining industry, with special emphasis on expanding an Alaskan workforce for underground hard rock mining.

Hecla Pathways to Mining Careers


Dr. Cory Ortiz, UAS Dean of Career & Technical Education

Hecla Greens Creek Mine

Brian Erickson, General Manager

Debra Ore, Human Resources

Heather Nelson, Government/Community Relations

Rodney Steger, Maintenance

Ryan Roomsburg, Maintenance