• Seat D Board Member

    Mountain Village

  • Chief Engineer

    Joe was born in Arizona but schooled in the Houston, Texas area. He served seven years in Uncle Sam’s Canoe Club, and then attended Harvard on the Highway ( aka San Jacinto Jr. College). He eventually matriculated at Texas A&M University....

  • Yup'ik Translator & On-Air Host

    Julia was born in Bethel and grew up in Tuntutuliak. She was born the last of 6 children. She was raised in a Yup’ik household and spoke only Yup’ik until she was about 10 years old. 

    Julia was married in 1995 and moved to Kwigillingok....

  • CAB Member


  • Multimedia Producer/Director

    Katie Basile is a photographer and multimedia storyteller from Bethel, Alaska. 

    After graduating with a degree in Photojournalism from the University of Montana, Katie lived in Prague and interned with Spectrum Pictures. Eventually she...

  • Intern

    Kaylen Jones is from Quinhagak, Alaska. She attends Kuinerrarmiut Elitnaurviat. In media, she’s best at photography, editing, filming, audio, and writing. She has been working with media for 5 years. Her future career goals are to become a...

  • CAB Member


  • Seat C Board Chair


  • On-Air Host

    Born on Nunivak Island, Mekoryuk alongside my twin sister Marilyn, I was born second as our mother, Emma, did not know she was having twins to her surprise born in our home as my late auntie Susie Shavings was the midwife helping momma deliver...

  • Seat F Board Vice Chair