2017 Leaders in the Schools

A big THANK YOU to all who participated in this year's program.  It was a great success with many business and community leaders visiting schools across the district.


Business and Community Leaders


Alex Lawson

Alaska Area Health Education Centers

Calvin Schrage

Frontier Tutoring

COL Scott Green

U.S. Army Alaska

Colleen Fisk

Renewable Energy Alaska Project

Felix Rivera

Anchorage Municipality Assembly

Forrest Dunbar

Anchorage Municipality Assembly

George Martinez

Anchorage Mayor's Office

Jennifer Sierra

Sylvan Learning Center

Jessie Lavoie

Credit Union 1

Lt Col Jeff Rock

673d Mission Support Group, JBER

Melissa Williams

Texas Roadhouse

Mike Lightner

Dare2Dream Leadership Development

Mike Tuminella


Ranea Miller


Renee Millner

Barnes & Noble

Ryan Andrew


Starr Marsett

ASD School Board

Steve Halloran

Visit Anchorage

Tam Agosti-Gisler

ASD School Board



Anita Stevens

Kasuun Elementary

Bobby Jefts

Gruening Middle School

Carol Bartholomew

Polaris K-12 School

Chris Woodward

Mt. View Elementary

Dave Morris

East High School

David Nogg

Goldenview Middle School

Deanna Beck

Northwood ABC Elementary

Frank Hauser

Service High School

Jennifer Schmitz

Scenic Park Elementary

John Kito

William Tyson Elementary

Lisa Huffman

Bear Valley Elementary

Lori Cheek

Ptarmigan Elementary

Lou Pondolfino

King Career Center

Michael Perkins

Mears Middle School

Michelle Johansen

Campbell STEM Elementary

Patricia Ahrens

Inlet View Elementary

Sean Murphy

Wonder Park Elementary

Sean Prince

Bartlett High School

Sven Gustafsen

West High School


Thank you to our luncheon sponsors!

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Thank you King Career Center

Thank you to the King Career Center for hosting us.  KCC Culinary Arts Program provided the delicious, catered lunch and the Horticulture Program provided beautiful centerpieces for the tables.‌


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