PRESIDENT

Rosita Worl, Ph.D.
President

Rosita Worl, whose Tlingit names are Yeidiklasókw and Kaaháni, is Tlingit, Ch’áak’ (Eagle) moiety of the Shangukeidí­ (Thunderbird) Clan from the Kawdliyaayi Hít (House Lowered From the Sun) in Klukwan. Yeidiklatsókw serves as the President of Sealaska Heritage Institute. She is an anthropologist and for many years served as Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Alaska Southeast. Yeidiklatsókw has a Ph.D. and a M.S. in Anthropology from Harvard University, and a B.A. from Alaska Methodist University. She also holds an honorary doctor of sciences degree from the University of Alaska Anchorage. Dr. Worl has received many honors and works with several different Native organizations. She is an accomplished lecturer and author.

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STAFF

Kaylin Anderson

Nicole Anderson​

Mason Auger, Ph.D.

Nancy Barnes

Lyndsey Brollini

Rachael Carlson 

Summer Christiansen

Kaila Cogdill, Ph.D.

Kristy Dillingham

Ralphenia Dybdahl

Kathy Dye

Susie Edwardson

AnnMarie Ellison

Robi Erickson

Carmaleeda Estrada

Selina Finley

Amy Fletcher

William Geiger

Donald Gregory

Kari Groven

Tammie Hanson

Katrina Hotch

Rebecca Hsieh

Lee Kadinger

Russell King

Nobu Koch

Flordelino Lagundino

Jen LaRoe

Jeff Leer, Ph.D.

Jill Meserve

Bobbie Meszaros

Kai Monture

Tess Olympia

Tonia Osborne​

Emily Pastore

Kristina Paulick

Natasha Phillips

Andrea Reynolds

David Sheakley-Early

Chuck Smythe, Ph.D.

Rebecca Soza

Kathy Starr

Leah Urbanski

Ricardo Worl

Linda Wynne

Jay Zeller

SHI Postdoctoral Fellows

Alyssa Bader, Ph.D.