Competentia Welcomes St. John to Anchorage Team
Competentia welcomes Christopher St. John to its Anchorage team as a Business Manager; he will focus on maintaining the company’s high level of customer and industry service throughout the community.
Christopher has fifteen years of client and recruiting management experience. Prior to joining the Competentia team, Christopher expanded his expertise in business operations, workforce solutions, and Alaska community involvement through roles at Alaska Kelly Services and Wood Group.
“We are excited about what Christopher brings to our expanding North American operations,” says Aaron Dowds, Competentia’s NSA President. “We’re looking forward to continuing the team’s success in the Alaska market, as we continue to grow our business and establish our value to the local community.”
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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.