Chamber announces board election results
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The Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce announced Wednesday that Ann McKim, Katherine Tatsuda, Andrew Spokley and Penny Pedersen have been elected to three-year terms on the chamber’s board of directors.
McKim is of Island Tile and Marble, Tatsuda runs Tatsuda’s IGA, Spokely is from Power Systems and Supplies of Alaska, and Pedersen is a spokeswoman for PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center.
The recently elected board members will join incumbents Miguel Torres, Doug Ward, Nancy Christian, Mike Round, Mary Wanzer and Judy Zenge, who is the 2013 board president.
Torres was the board president for 2012.
Four people applied for that vacancy, and were interviewed by the School Board on Wednesday. The candidates were Diane Gubatayao, retired teacher Daniel Dodson, student board member Gerik Sherrill and Carl Webb, who served previously on the School Board. more
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority’s resource management committee approved two motions Wednesday to recommend that the Board of Trustees take another vote on its controversial August decision to log portions of Deer Mountain and a parcel in Petersburg. more