Elected and Appointed Officials In Alaska
List of Elected and Appointed Officials
Alaska Current Partisan Composition
- Governor Bill Walker
- Lieutenant Governor
- Byron I. Mallott
- Attorney General
- Jahna Lindemuth
- Lieutenant Governor - Elected
- Hon. Byron Mallott
(daughter of Frank Hughes Murkowski),A Senator from Alaska; born in Ketchikan, Alaska, on May 22, 1957;attended public schools in Fairbanks, AK; attended Williamette University inSalem, Oregon, 1975-1977; B.A. in Economics, Georgetown University 1980; J.D.,Willamette College of Law 1985; attorney; member, Alaska Bar Association;Anchorage District Court attorney 1987-1989; private practice 1989-1996;Mayors Task Force on the Homeless 1990-1991; Anchorage Equal Rights Commission1997-1998; Alaska State house of representatives 1999-2002; appointed to theU.S. Senate on December 20, 2002, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignationof her father, Frank H. Murkowski; elected to the U.S. Senate in 2004;unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 2010, but subsequently elected as awrite-in candidate in the November 2, 2010, general election, for the termending January 3, 2017; reelected in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023;Republican Conference vice-chair (2009-2010); chair, Committee on Energy andNatural Resources (One Hundred Fourteenth Congress).
A Senator from Alaska; born in Fairview Park, Cuyahoga County, Ohio,November 13, 1964; graduated Culver Military Academy, Culver, Ind., 1983; B.A.,Harvard University, 1987; M.F.S. and J.D., Georgetown University, 1993; UnitedStates Marine Corps 1993-1997; United States Marine Corps Reserves1997-present, attaining the rank of lieutenant colonel; lawyer; White Houseaide and director on the National Security Council staff during the George W.Bush administration; assistant U.S. secretary of state for economic, energy andbusiness affairs 2006-2009; attorney general of Alaska 2009-2010; commissionerof Alaska Department of Natural Resources 2010-2013; elected as a Republican tothe United States Senate in 2014 for the term ending January 3,2021.
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Representative Young, Don
A Representative from Alaska; born in Meridian, Sutter County,Calif., June 9, 1933; A.A., Yuba Junior College, Marysville, Calif., 1952;B.A., California State University, Chico, Calif., 1958; United States Army,1955-1957; teacher; Mayor of Fort Yukon, Alaska, 1960-1968; riverboat captain,1968-1972; member of the Fort Yukon, Alaska, city council, 1960-1968; member ofthe Alaska state house of representatives, 1966-1970; member of the Alaskastate senate, 1970-1973; delegate, Alaska state Republican conventions, 1964,1966, 1968, and 1972; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-third Congress, byspecial election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United StatesRepresentative Nick Begich, and reelected to the twenty-one succeedingCongresses (March 6, 1973-present); chair, Committee on Resources (One HundredFourth through One Hundred Sixth Congresses); chair, Committee onTransportation and Infrastructure (One Hundred Seventh through One HundredNinth Congresses).