Alaska Communications’ Debra Morse to Serve as Vice President, Human Resources
Alaska Communications recently named Debra Morse as Vice President, Human Resources.
Morse previously served as legal counsel for Alaska Communications, most recently as vice president, legal.
“As a lawyer, Deb has guided us on labor relations, compensation and benefits, and other areas of human resources,” says William Bishop, president and CEO. “Deb has a strong commitment to customer service, ethics, and diversity in the workplace. She is strategic, compassionate, and thoughtful and embodies our company values.”
Morse provided her leadership as an inaugural member of Alaska Communications’ Women in Leadership Empowerment and Diversity program. She currently serves on the Citizens Advisory Counsel for Providence Alaska Medical Center.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her three granddaughters.
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Alaska Problems Require Alaska Solutions
On January 16, a fire destroyed the water plant and washeteria in the southwest Alaska village of Tuluksak. For the village of about 350 people, it was a devastating blow. The water plant was the only source of drinking water in the village, in which the primarily Yup’ik residents lack indoor plumbing and rely on honey buckets, not uncommon in the flat, swampy region.