Doyon, Limited Announces Roberta Quintavell as New COO
Fairbanks, Alaska – Doyon, Limited announced that Roberta “Bobbi” Quintavell will serve as the
corporation’s new chief operating officer (COO). The position was previously held by Aaron Schutt, who
was named Doyon’s president and CEO effective October 1, 2011.
“Doyon is a great company with tremendous value to both its shareholders and the communities in
which we do business. I am looking forward to being a part of continuing to build on this value,”
Prior to accepting the COO role, Quintavell served as interim senior vice president and general
manager of Doyon Government Group. Previously, Quintavell was the president and CEO of
Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) from 2007 to 2010 and was with various ASRC
subsidiaries in executive roles since 1994.
“We are pleased to have Bobbi join the Doyon team,” said Doyon President and CEO Aaron
Schutt. “She brings years of business and leadership experience that will help us achieve our
Headquartered in Fairbanks, Alaska, Doyon is one of the regional Native corporations set up
under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) of 1971 and is one of the top 10
Alaskan‐owned businesses in the state. It is the largest private landowner in Alaska, with more
than 12.5 million acres allocated to the corporation under ANCSA. The company currently has
18,300 shareholders and 2,500 employees across the state and country. Doyon’s mission is to
continually enhance its position as a financially strong Native corporation in order to promote
the economic and social well‐being of its shareholders and future shareholders, to strengthen its
Native way of life, and to protect and enhance its land and resources.
Posted: December 6, 2011