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Alaska Directory of Economic Development Organizations

Alaska Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

Alaska Governor Bill Walker.

Alaska Governor Bill Walker

  • Capital: Juneau
  • Population (2015 Est.): 738,432
  • Largest Cities (2015): Anchorage, 298,695; Juneau, 32,756; Fairbanks, 32,325; Wasilla, 9,284; Sitka, 8,863; Ketchikan, 8,197
  • Targeted Industries: Oil & Gas, Mining, Tourism, Fishing, Forest Products, Aerospace, Maritime Industrial Services
  • Key Incentives: Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs), Oil & Gas Exploration Tax Incentive, Minerals Exploration Tax Incentive, Gas Storage Facility Credit, LNG Storage Facility Credit, Education Tax Credit, Alaska Industrial Development & Export Authority (long term financing)
  • GDP (All Industry 2015): $52.8 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce


For the latest Alaska incentives, click this link.


  • Alaska Division of Economic Development

    Britteny Cioni-Haywood
    Division Director
    P.O. Box 110804
    Juneau, AK 99811-0804
    P: 907-465-2510
    [email protected]
  • Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA)

    John Springsteen
    Executive Director
    813 West Northern Lights Boulevard
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    P: 907-771-3000
    [email protected]



  • Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc.

    Dimitri Philemonof
    President & CEO
    1131 East International Airport Road
    Anchorage, AK 99518
    P: 907-276-2700
    [email protected]
  • Bristol Bay Economic Development Corporation

    Alice Ruby
    Economic Development & Brokerage Coordinator
    P.O. Box 1464
    Dillingham, AK 99576
    P: 907-842-6411
    [email protected]
  • Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation

    Jim Dodson
    President & CEO
    301 Cushman Street, Suite 301
    Fairbanks, AK 99701-4629
    P: 907-452-2185
    [email protected]
  • Kawerak, Inc. (Bering Straits Region)

    Barb Nickels
    P.O. Box 948
    Nome, AK 99762
    P: 907-443-4248
    [email protected]
  • Kenai Peninsula Economic Development District, Inc.

    Rick Roeske
    Executive Director
    14896 Kenai Spur Highway, Suite 103A
    Kenai, AK 99611
    P: 907-283-3335
    [email protected]
  • Matanuska-Susitna Borough

    Eric Phillips
    Community Development Director
    350 East Dahlia Avenue
    Palmer, AK 99645
    P: 907-861-8631
    [email protected]
  • Northwest Arctic Borough

    Ingemar Mathiasson
    Energy Coordinator
    P.O. Box 1110
    Kotzebue, AK 99752
    P: 907-445-2031
    [email protected]
  • Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation

    Janis Ivanoff
    President & CEO
    420 L Street, Suite 310
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    P: 907-274-2248
    [email protected]
  • Prince William Sound Economic Development District

    Sue Cogswell
    Executive Director/Program Manager
    2207 Spenard Road, Suite 207
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    P: 907-222-2440
    [email protected]
  • Southeast Conference

    Shelly Wright
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 21989
    Juneau, AK 99802-1989
    P: 907-523-4351
    [email protected]
  • Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference

    Andy Varner
    Executive Director
    3300 Arctic Boulevard, Suite 203
    Anchorage, AK 99503-4579
    P: 907-562-7380
    [email protected]



  • Copper Valley Development Association

    Jason Hoke
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 9
    Glennallen, AK 99588
    P: 907-822-5001
    [email protected]



  • Anchorage Economic Development Corp.

    Bill Popp
    510 L Street, Suite 603
    Anchorage, AK 99501-2048
    P: 907-258-3700
    [email protected]
  • City & Borough of Wrangell

    Carol Rushmore
    Economic Development Director
    P.O. Box 531
    Wrangell, AK 99929
    P: 907-874-2381
    [email protected]
  • City of Seward

    Ron Long
    Community Development Director
    City Hall, 410 Adams Street, P.O. Box 167
    Seward, AK 99664
    P: 907-224-4020
    [email protected]
  • City of Soldotna

    Stephanie Queen, AICP
    Director of Economic Development and Planning
    City Hall, 177 North Birch Street
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    P: 907-714-1240
    [email protected]
  • City of Valdez

    Lisa Von Bargen
    Community & Economic Development Director
    212 Chenega Avenue
    Valdez, AK 99686
    P: 907-834-3401
    [email protected]
  • City of Wasilla Economic Development

    Lyn Carden
    Deputy Administrator
    290 East Herning Avenue
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    P: 907-373-9057
    [email protected]
  • Fairbanks North Star Borough

    Luke Hopkins
    809 Pioneer Road, P.O. Box 71267
    Fairbanks, AK 99707-1267
    P: 907-459-1300
    [email protected]
  • Juneau Economic Dev. Council

    Brian Holst
    Executive Director
    612 West Willoughby Avenue, Suite A
    Juneau, AK 99801-1732
    P: 907-523-2300
    [email protected]
  • North Pole Economic Development Corporation

    Nadine Winters
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 55872
    North Pole, AK 99705
    P: 907-488-4558
    [email protected]
  • Sitka Economic Development Assoc.

    Garry White
    Executive Director
    329 Harbor Drive, Suite 212
    Sitka, AK 99835
    P: 907-747-2660
    [email protected]