Gladys Jones
Ikkiayuk Gladys Jones
2nd Vice Chair, Ambler

Ikkiayuk Gladys Jones serves as the NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) Board 2nd Vice Chair and represents the community of Ambler. She was first elected to the board in 2004.

When not fulfilling her board duties, Jones is Vice Mayor of Ambler and works for Maniilaq Association, the Northwest Alaska regional health non-profit corporation.She is a council member for the City of Ambler and the Ivisaappaat Tribal Council. She also serves as a director for the Ambler School board. Jones previously served as a trustee and treasurer for the Ambler Friends Church.

Jones also serves on the board of directors for NANA Development Corporation (NDC), NANA’s wholly-owned subsidiary.


Board Committee Assignments

Upper Kobuk Minerals Project, Lands and Natural Resources, and Ambler/Kobuk/Shungnak Land.

NANA Subsidiary Business Boards

NANA Development Corporation (NDC)(Vice Chair); Affigent, LLC (Vice Chairman); Akima Construction Services, LLC (Chairman); Akima Facilities Management, LLC (Chairman); Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (Secretary/Treasurer); Akima, LLC (Secretary); Cazador, LLC (Secretary/Treasurer); Ki, LLC (Treasurer); Kisaq, LLC (Vice Chairman); Nakuuruq Solutions, LLC (Vice Chairman); Pegasus Aviation Services, LLC (Vice Chairman); Portico Services, LLC (Vice Chairman); SAVA Workforce Solutions, LLC (Vice Chairman); TKC Global Solutions, LLC (Vice Chairman); and Wolverine Services, LLC (Chairman).