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.

Nina Kemppel
Nina Kemppel

President & CEO

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Kevin Gray, CFO
Kevin Gray, CFO

Chief Financial Officer

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Elizabeth Miller
Elizabeth Miller

VP of Development and Communications

907-249-6611

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Eleanor Huffines
Eleanor Huffines

VP of Programs & Grants

907-249-6617

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Katie Kavanaugh
Katie Kavanaugh

VP of Special Projects and Innovation

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Sharon Samuels
Sharon Samuels

VP of Administration

907-274-6706

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Janel Hodge
Janel Hodge

Senior Accounting Manager

907-274-6705

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Mariko Sarafin
Mariko Sarafin

Senior Program Officer of Affiliates

907-249-6609

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Carmen Davis
Carmen Davis

Senior Affiliate Program Officer

907-274-6708

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Jessie Lavoie
Jessie Lavoie

Senior Program Officer of Programs and Projects

907-249-6616

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Christina Fenner
Christina Fenner

Senior Communications Manager

907-274-6707

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Lillian Maassen
Lillian Maassen

Communications Specialist

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Stefanie O’Brien
Stefanie O’Brien

Senior Program Officer of Grants & Scholarships

907-274-6710

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David Rurik
David Rurik

Philanthropy Advisor

907-249-6646

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Anna Paine
Anna Paine

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

907-334-6700

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Jeffrey Dickson
Jeffrey Dickson

Grants Administrator

907-249-6628

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Anna Stephan
Anna Stephan

Staff Accountant

907-249-6601

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Julianne Wilson
Julianne Wilson

Executive Assistant/Board Liaison

907-274-6715

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Katie Craney
Katie Craney

Chilkat Valley CF Program Manager

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Gayle Groff
Gayle Groff

Cordova CF Program Manager

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Sally Kieper
Sally Kieper

Golden Heart CF Program Manager

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Christie Seay
Christie Seay

Jessica Stevens CF Program Manager

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Hadassah Knight
Hadassah Knight

Kenai Peninsula Foundation Program Manager

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Katie Chapel
Katie Chapel

Ketchikan CF Program Manager

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Brianna Cooper
Brianna Cooper

Kodiak CF Program Manager

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Erin Dwyer
Erin Dwyer

Palmer CF Program Manager

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Joni Johnson
Joni Johnson

Petersburg CF Program Manager

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Amy Hankins
Amy Hankins

Seward CF Program Manager

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Robin Sherman
Robin Sherman

Sitka Legacy Foundation Program Manager

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