Vice President of Land & Resources - Kathryn Martin
Land & Resource Manager - Joe Bovee
Land & Resource Specialist - Heide Lingenfelter
Land & Resource Administrator - Marilyn Joe
Customary & Traditional and Environmental Coordinator - Gloria Stickwan
The Land Manager oversees the realty portion of the land department, including
easements and rights-of-way, sand and gravel contracts, land subdivision, property leases,
land purchases, ANCSA 14(c) adjudication and compliance. Deals directly with
the merged villages to address merger related surface estate issues.
Oversees and coordinates management of surface lands by villages under
contract with the land department. Organizes and coordinates Annual
Successor Village Organization meetings as required by the merger agreement,
and oversees the development and implementation of the Merger Land Use Program.
Responsible to evaluate, inventory, and aggressively promote and market corporate
natural resources. Negotiates contracts and agreements for development
and utilization of resources, and monitors all resulting harvest, extraction
or utilization operations to assure compliance with contracts and agreements.
Develops and implements a geographic information system to help efficiently
manage corporate resources. Reports directly to the President/CEO.
Functions as a project assistant to the VP of Land & Resources. Involved in land issue negotiations, field survey and
location of land use projects, field monitoring of projects, map work, research and technical assistance to the VP of Land & Resources and the
Shareholders on all forms of surface and subsurface land management. He also acts as manager on projects and issues not clearly related to corporate lands and
resources. Manage the day-to-day operations of the Land Department.
Works in tandem with VP of Land & Resources and Land Department staff. Involved in all Land Department projects and assists Land Manager
with planning, negotiations, coordination of activities, and best management of resources.
Coordinates meetings, travel arrangements and schedules for the Land Department staff, SVO members and the Land Committee.
Prepares packet materials for all meetings and acts as recorder and scribe for meetings. She handles all correspondence for Land Department staff, as well as
maintains and operates the Land Department filling system.
Under the direction of the VP of Land & Resources, reviews proposed regulations for Fish and Game, both State and Federal, and brings
recommended comments to the Cultural and Traditional Use committee. Contact person for all environmental issues in the region. Lead person in the Ahtna Community Hunt program.