Utuktauraq Ely Cyrus is the NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) director from Kiana and was elected to the board in 2014.
Cyrus is vice mayor of the City of Kiana. He also serves on the Kiana Traditional Council, is a member of the Northwest Arctic Borough Public Safety Commission, and sits on the Kiana Wellness Committee. He is Lead Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) caseworker for Maniilaq Association and sits on the Maniilaq Social Services committee.
Cyrus previously worked as an IT technician for Maniilaq Association.
Director of NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (Director, Kiana Seat)
PARENT BOARD COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS
Budget, Audit and Finance (BAF) Committee; Red Dog Management Committee; and Kiana/Noorvik/Selawik Land Committee (Vice Chairman).
NANA SUBSIDIARY BUSINESS BOARDS
Kotzebue Properties, Inc. (KPI) (Director); NANA Development Corporation (NDC) (Chairman); Arctic Caribou Inn, Ltd. (Director); NANA Australia (Director); NANA Management Services, LLC (NMS)(Director); NANA Pacific, LLC (Chairman); NANA WorleyParsons, LLC (Director); Tuuq Drilling, LLC (Secretary/Treasurer); WHPacific Diversity Northwest LLC (Director); and WHPacific, LLC (Vice Chairman).