Troy Johnson Named Doyon Emerald President/General ManagerTroy Johnson has been named president and general manager of Emerald Consulting Group, LLC (dba Doyon Emerald). Doyon Emerald is a specialized engineering and professional services firm with offices in Anchorage, Alaska and Alexandria, Virginia.
Of Aleut decent, Johnson most recently served as CEO of the Aleut Corporation before joining Doyon Emerald. A registered professional engineer, Johnson brings more than 20 years of experience in technical and commercial engineering consultation work to Doyon Emerald.
“We look forward to Troy’s management of Doyon Emerald,” said Norman L. Phillips, Jr., President and CEO of Doyon, Limited. “His strong and diverse engineering and leadership background will benefit the growth of the firm.”
Bettina Chastain, the founder of the firm and prior President and General Manager, will remain with the company as a senior technical consultant.
Headquartered in Fairbanks, Alaska, Doyon is one of the regional Native corporations set up under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 and is one of the top 10 Alaskan-owned businesses in the state. It is the largest private land owner in Alaska. The company currently has nearly 18,000 shareholders and 2,600 employees. 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. For more information, visit www.doyon.com.
Posted: September 23, 2010