Board of Directors

Ely Cyrus



Utuktauraq Ely Cyrus is the NANA Regional Corporation, Inc. (NANA), director from Kiana. Cyrus was elected to the board in 2014.

In addition to his duties at NANA, Cyrus serves on the Kiana Traditional Council 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 served as vice mayor for the City of Kiana, president of the Kiana Traditional Council, and as a member of the Borough Public Safety Commission. 

Board Committee Assignments

Red Dog Management Committee, Joint School Construction & Maintenance and Committee Article VIII – 4

NANA Subsidiary Business Boards

NANA Development Corporation (Chair), Akima, LLC, NANA WorleyParsons, LLC and Kairos, LLC

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