Ahtna Announces New Interim CEO, Roy J. Tansy Jr.
Roy J. Tansy, Jr., Interim CEO, Ahtna Netiye' Inc.
PHOTO: Courtesy of Ahtna, Incorporated
Anchorage, Alaska – Ahtna Netiye’, Inc. is pleased to announce that Roy J. Tansy, Jr. has agreed to serve as Interim CEO.
Mr. Tansy assumed the top position as of April 12, 2013. Mr. Tansy is a shareholder of Ahtna, Inc. and has served the Ahtna Family of Companies in many different roles for over 10 years, the most recent being the Executive Vice-President of Ahtna Netiye’ and the President of Ahtna Construction & Primary Products Company (AC&PPC), a wholly-owned subsidiary.
Angela Vermillion, Chairwoman of the Ahtna Netiye’ Board of Directors, says, “On behalf of the Ahtna Netiye’ Board of Directors and Company, we are very pleased that Mr. Tansy will be filling the role of Interim CEO while the Board goes through the executive search process. We believe he will carry out this role in a manner consistent with Ahtna values and we look forward to working with him in this capacity.”
Ahtna, Incorporated is one of 13 Alaska Native Regional Corporations formed under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971, and is based out of Glennallen, Alaska. The company currently has more than 1,700 shareholders, the majority of whom are of Ahtna Athabascan descent, and employs more than 1,500 workers worldwide. A premiere Alaskan-owned business, Ahtna, Incorporated is guided by its vision statement: “Our Culture Unites Us; Our Land Sustains Us; Our People are Prosperous.”
Ahtna, Netiye’, Incorporated is the business holding company for Ahtna, Incorporated. Netiye’ is an Athabascan word meaning “our strength.” The company manages and oversees the business operations of Ahtna’s subsidiaries, providing strategic direction and corporate structure stability aimed at long-term growth and success.
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Posted: April 26, 2013