Alaska USA announces new Vice President of Commercial Services Administration
Bob Warthen has been selected to fill the position of Vice President, Commercial Services Administration, Business and Commercial Services. Warthen is a skilled leader with more than twenty-five years of industry experience. He has been employed with Alaska USA since 2005, most recently as credit administration manager.
“Bob has demonstrated an incredible willingness to go above and beyond in serving the needs of Alaska USA’s business members,” says Robert McNaughton, executive director, business and commercial services. “We look forward to his help in taking the credit union’s business services to the next level.”
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Diving into Alaska Aquaculture
Aquaculture is an industry Alaskans are probably familiar with, even if they’re unfamiliar with the term itself. Broadly, aquaculture refers to the cultivation of numerous species of fish and aquatic plants, such as shellfish, algae, and finfish, as well as enhancement and restoration projects designed to increase wild populations of specific species, says Heather McCarty, vice-chair of the Alaska Mariculture Task Force.