Jana George, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Interior Regional Housing Authorities. Jana lives in Fairbanks with her family and joined IRHA in 2009 as the Planning Specialist. Jana earned her spot as the C.E.O in April of 2014. Jana serves 30 communities throughout the Interior and is responsible for administering the Indian Housing Block Grant funds (IHBG) on behalf of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). She is responsible for developing & implementing internal housing policies & programs related to HUD.
Prior to joining IRHA Jana worked at Cook Inlet Tribal Council (CITC) assisting the homeless population with housing and resources. Jana also has a wealth of knowledge related to the welfare assistance field & human services. She has over ten years of management experience working with diverse populations all over Alaska including remote areas.