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…