Board of Directors

DSCN0550The TTCD Board of Directors serves as the governing body for the organization. Composed of five individuals, the TTCD Board includes two representatives appointed by the Native Village of Tyonek IRA Council, two representatives appointed by the Tyonek Native Corporation Board of Directors, and one At-Large representative who is selected by the other four board members.

Sharon Williford, Chair

Sharon Williford has served on the TTCD Board of Directors since 2015. Sharon previously served on the TTCD BOD from 2010-2011. Sharon was appointed to the TTCD Board by the Tyonek Native Corporation (TNC) Board of Directors, and she has served on the TNC BOD since 2010.

Marian King, Vice Chair

Marian King has served on the TTCD Board of Directors since 2015. Marian was appointed the TTCD Board by the Native Village of Tyonek (NVT) IRA Council, and she has served on the NVT council since 2013.

Robert Stephan, Sr., Secretary/Treasurer

Robert Stephan, Sr. has served on the TTCD Board of Directors since 2013. Robert previously served on the TTCD BOD in its earliest stages, and was an active board member from 2006-2010. Robert was appointed to the TTCD Board by the Tyonek Native Corporation (TNC) Board of Directors, and he has served on the TNC BOD since 2013.

Gwen Chickalusion, Director

Gwen Chickalusion has served on the TTCD Board of Directors since 2015. Gwen was appointed the TTCD Board by the Native Village of Tyonek (NVT) IRA Council, and she has served on the NVT council since 2013.

Jason Brune, Director

Jason Brune joined the TTCD Board of Directors in 2016. Jason serves in the At-Large board seat, and was selected for the other four board members to this role. Jason currently serves as the Senior Director of Lands and Resources for Cook Inlet Region Inc. (CIRI).