UAS Business Advisory Council
The mission of the Department of Business and Public Administration (BPA) is to facilitate student learning of core business and public administration concepts which can be applied in the real world, providing a solid foundation for success in the public or private sectors.
Values and Purpose
- We serve the needs and priorities of Alaskan students;
- We emphasize flexible, accessible, and personalized service to local and place-bound individuals using appropriate technology;
- We provide an engaging learning environment for contextualized application, shared knowledge, global perspectives, and robust connections with classmates, professional colleagues, and communities.
Business Advisory Council (BAC) Purpose
The purpose of the BAC is to assist UAS Business Program faculty and leaders achieve our mission by acting as a powerful and visible body of advice and support. We anticipate that BAC members will provide a critical link between our programs, industry, and the community that will guide our curricular decisions and program offerings.
|NAME||AGENCY / BUSINESS||TITLE|
|David Byrne||Northrim Bank||Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer|
|Glory Scarano||Huna Totem Corporation||Chief Financial Officer|
|Valerie Mertz||Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation||Chief Financial Officer|
|Ben Shier||State of Alaska||Acting Deputy, Chief Information Officer|
|Patti Billingsley||Carlile Transportation||Vice President, Human Resources|
|Brian Holst||Juneau Economic Development Council||Executive Director|
|Emy Roles||UAS||Student Services Testing Coordinator|
|Chris LaVallee||Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation||Senioro Portfolio Accountant II|
|Chelsey Goucher||Foraged and Found||Sales and Marketing Director|
|Dallas Hargrave||City and Borough of Juneau||Director of Human Resources and Risk Management|
|Dan Robinson||State of Alaska Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development||Chief of Research and Analysis|
|Karen Tarver||Elgee Rehfeld||Partner|
|Carin Silkaitis||UAS School of Arts & Sciences||Dean|
|Julie Hamilton||UAS School of Arts & Sciences||Associate Professor and Chair of the Businses and Public Administration Program|
|Kristy Smith||UAS School of Arts & Sciences||Assistant Professor and Accreditation Lead|