Executive Assistant

Til Beetus, was hired in March 2022 as the executive assistant and, is a Koyukon athabascan who was raised in Interior Alaska. She lives and works in Fairbanks where she raises her two children. After graduating from UAF with an Associate’s degree in information technology Til worked in Fairbanks for both the private and public…

Financial Coordinator

Born and raised in the beautiful Bavarian alpine town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen (think: Sound of Music), I grew up independently with many sports and days spent outside. Due to a competitive streak in my family, I ended up on the Olympic downhill ski team from 13-16 years old. Learning to push my body has greatly impacted…

Tracy Sehmel grew up in Washington state and studied writing at Western Washington University. After having a deskjob she decided to stay physically active, working for city parks, the international airport, and apprenticing as a coffee roaster. In her free time she climbed in the North Cascades and kayaked by the San Juan Islands with…

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Executive Director

Mindy grew up in Iowa and moved to Alaska in 2004. Since living in the Interior since 2010, she has worked for the Alaska Legislature, the Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation, and the Interior Gas Utility. She has also served as a labor business representative. More than 10 years ago she started Blue Canoe Media, a boutique…