To work in partnership with our people to develop opportunities that fulfill Our endless potential.
We envision a future in which all our people—especially our youth, the stewards of our future—have access to vast opportunities, and have the ability, confidence, and courage to advance and achieve their goals, infused with an unshakeable belief in Our endless potential.
Our people have always understood that no one lives in isolation—individuals depend on each other, as well as themselves. In a world that presents both challenges and opportunities, we must work together and be resilient. Each person has a responsibility to themselves, to their families and to their community. These cultural values are summarized in the organizational values of CITC, which guide us in everything we do:
We are interdependent. We trust one another and work as a team toward our common goals. We recognize that each of us has an equally important role in the community and that we are stronger together than as individuals.
We are resilient. We look to the future with steadfast optimism, hope, and faith in our people. We adapt to change with persistence and determination. We engage in creative solutions and endure adversity with courage.
We are accountable. We are ultimately responsible for fulfilling our mission and serving our people. We are reliable, work with integrity and lead by example. We honor our obligations and correct our mistakes.
We are respectful. We treat one another with dignity and kindness. We value and embrace our diversity, respect ourselves and understand boundaries. We approach each experience with gratitude and humility.
We are humorous. Through humor, we laugh, connect, and build relationships; we use humor to share joy and bring relief; humor is honest, liberating, and contagious, allowing us to be human and meet each other where we are on our journey.
Our Executive Team
Gloria O’Neill, President & Chief Executive Officer
LeeAnn Garrick, Chief Operating Officer
Jennifer Mitchell, Chief Financial Officer
Tabetha Toloff, Chief Administrative Officer
Kyan Olanna, Vice President & General Counsel
Joshua Franks, Chief of Staff
Holly Morales, Deputy Operating Officer
Our CITC Directors
Lana Bailey, Director of Education & Innovation
Andrew Chlup, Sr. Director of Information Technology
Alex Cleghorn, Sr. Director of Legal Policy, ANJC
David Crowson, Sr. Director of Planning
Amber Christensen Fullmer, Director of Operations, ANJC
Sarah Groogan, Sr. Director of Strategic Initiatives
Samantha Hansen, Director of Alaska’s People
Marcy Herman, Director of Strategic Projects & Initiatives
Brad Hillwig, Sr. Director of Communications
Wes Holloway, Director of Facilities Operations
Kelly Hurd, Sr. Director of Development
Shelly Kells, Sr. Director of Finance
Dr. Angela Michaud, Sr. Director of Recovery Services
Deborah Northburg, Sr. Director of Family Services
Jessica Rauchenstein, Director of Legal Affairs
Michelle Sparck, Director of Strategic Initiatives for Get Out The Native Vote
Brittany Suralta, Sr. Director of Employment & Training Services
Connie Wirz, Sr. Director of Clare Swan Early Learning Center