Nellie Sheldon
Nayuk Nellie A. Sheldon
Director, Ambler

Nayuk Nellie Sheldon is a NANA director from Ambler and has served on the NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA) board for 28 years.

Sheldon makes her living as an Iñupiaq artist by utilizing the traditional basket making skills she learned as a child.

In addition to her duties at NANA, Sheldon further serves her community as a council member and secretary/treasurer for the City of Ambler. She previously worked as the Ambler postmaster for the United States Postal Service (USPS), and a community health aide for Maniilaq Association. She previously served as a council member for the Ivisaappaat Traditional Council.

Director of NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (Director, Ambler Seat)

Village Economic Development Committee; Land and Natural Resources Committee; Ambler/Kobuk/Shungnak Land Committee; and Shareholder Relations Committee (Vice Chair).

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