Board of Directors

Kevin Banks, President
Resource Economist; Former Director,  Alaska Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of Oil & Gas

Joan Travostino, Vice President
Attorney, Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Haley Johnston, Treasurer
Senior Guide, Alaska Alpine Adventures

Laura Bartholomae, Secretary
Digital Media Program Coordinator, NEA-Alaska

Michael Henrich
Massage Therapist

Jason Leslie
4th & 5th Grade Teacher, Seward Elementary School

Doug O’Harra
Journalist, Writer

Alison Rein
Retired U.S. Forest Service Recreation Planner

Interested in joining the Alaska Huts Association Board of Directors?

The Alaska Huts Association is actively seeking board candidates who are:  

  • Motivated, diverse, experienced
  • Passionate about the backcountry huts experience
  • Have the time and energy to spend 4-6 hours a month to attend meetings, participate in committees, and be an ambassador in our community
  • Eager to help Alaska Huts raise money and continue to grow our Hut system

We’re especially interested in individuals who:

  • Have been leaders of nonprofit boards before and are ready to bring their skills and insights to another organization
  • Have expertise in accounting or finance, especially nonprofit accounting practices
  • Are experienced fundraisers
  • Have experience with construction projects in remote locations
  • Have nonprofit management or business management experience

Email us at [email protected] if you are interested in joining the Alaska Huts team!

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