FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 29, 2023
Charles Fedullo, Strategies 360
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Everette Anderson named BBNC Vice President, Director of Fisheries Policy
Anchorage, AK – Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is pleased to announce that Everette Anderson, a BBNC shareholder and Curyung Tribal Member originally from Dillingham, AK, has been named BBNC Vice President, Director of Fisheries Policy, effective Monday, October 2, 2023.
In this new role, Anderson will carry out BBNC’s “Fish First” value by advising the corporation and providing support to BBNC’s interests, including increasingly complex fisheries policy, regulatory landscapes, and seafood operations.
“Throughout his career, Everette has worked extensively addressing and advocating for Bristol Bay and Alaskan fisheries issues, as well as developing markets and channels for seafood benefiting Alaskan fisheries and Indigenous peoples,” said BBNC President and CEO Jason Metrokin. “His skills and experience will continue to be valuable assets to our team and I am looking forward to working with Everette in this new role.”
Anderson has decades of experience in the seafood and rural energy industries, most recently serving as Sr. Vice President of Bristol Bay Seafood Investments, BBNC’s Seafood Investment Platform. Anderson holds a bachelor’s degree in social science and is a graduate of the University of Washington Minority Business Executive Leadership program. He served on the BBNC Board of Directors from 2013 to 2020. Anderson will work and reside in Washington and travel to Alaska on a regular basis.
About Bristol Bay Native Corporation: Bristol Bay Native Corporation (BBNC) is a diversified Alaska Native investment corporation dedicated to the mission of “Enriching Our Native Way of Life.” Established through the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971, BBNC works to protect the land in Bristol Bay, celebrate the legacy of its people, and enhance the lives of its shareholders. Learn more at bbnc.net.