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Ahtna Netiye’ Announces Roy Tansy Jr. as CEO

Ahtna Netiye’, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Roy Tansy, Jr. to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In his role, which will go into effect February 19, he is responsible for providing strategic leadership for Ahtna, Incorporated’s operational subsidiaries. Roy is a longtime advocate of Ahtna’s mission of responsible economic growth for future generations of Ahtna people. He has held positions with the Ahtna family of companies dating back 30 years, most recently serving as Ahtna Netiye’s Chief Operating Officer.

Roy succeeds Tom Maloney, who is retiring after eight years of service to the company and a diverse 45-year career. Tom will become the ex-officio CEO during the transition. 

An Ahtna shareholder, Roy is originally from the Ahtna village of Cantwell and a member of the Caribou (Udzisyu) clan. He brings over 20 years of executive-level experience in operations, business development, strategic planning, and corporate leadership. His professional background has included management of construction, oil and gas, facilities management, and security companies. Roy currently sits on the boards of the Alaska Native Heritage Center and the Alaska Chamber of Commerce.

About Ahtna Netiye’, LLC
Ahtna Netiye’, LLC is the business holding company for Ahtna, Incorporated, an Alaska Native regional corporation. Netiye’ is an Ahtna Athabascan word that means “our strength.” Ahtna Netiye’ manages and oversees the business operations of Ahtna’s subsidiaries, providing strategic direction and corporate structure stability aimed at long-term growth and success.