Our Staff

Our team is dedicated to advancing ACF’s mission, providing excellent customer service, and being trustworthy stewards of our donors’ charitable dollars. We bring our passion for Alaska’s causes and people to work every day, and are committed to collaborating with others to help address community needs across the state.

You can use the links below to view our bios and learn more about who we are, what we do, and some of the causes we care about.

Current Staff Members

Nina Kemppel

President & CEO

907-274-6702

907-334-5780

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Beth Rose

Beth Rose, CFRE

VP of Philanthropy & External Relations

907-249-6611

907-334-5780

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Kevin Gray, CFO

Chief Financial Officer

907-274-6703

907-334-5780

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Katie St. John

Director of Programs & Grants

907-249-6617

907-334-5780

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Mariko Sarafin

Mariko Sarafin

Affiliate Community Officer

907-249-6609

907-334-5780

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Anna Paine

Anna Paine

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

907-334-6700

907-334-5780

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Sharon Samuels

Operations Manager & Board Liaison

907-274-6706

907-334-5780

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Kelsey Potdevin

Program Associate of Grants & Impact

907-274-6710

907-334-5780

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Brittany Stone

Program Associate of Scholarships

907-274-6715

907-334-5780

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Daisy Schumacher

Staff Accountant

907-249-6627

907-334-5780

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Sofia Fouquet

Pick.Click.Give. Program Manager

907-249-6616

907-334-5780

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Ann Ringstad, CFRE

Philanthropy Advisor

907-249-6646

907-334-5780

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Shawn Rivera

Affiliate Program Officer

907-274-6708

907-334-5780

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Christina Fenner

Communications Specialist

907-274-6707

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