Angela Cox

Vice President of External Affairs

Phone: (907) 334-0509


Angela Cox joined Rasmuson Foundation as VP of External Affairs in June 2017. She oversees communication, events and the public policy work of the Foundation.

Her past experiences include serving as Vice President of Administration at Arctic Slope Native Association, a nonprofit tribal health organization, Director of Foundation and Endowment Development for Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, and a program associate at Ford Foundation.

She received her master’s degree in public administration from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and a bachelor’s degree from Washington State University’s Edward R. Murrow School of Communication.

Angela is currently serving as a board member for the Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation, The Foraker Group Operations Board and the Ilisagvik College Foundation.

Angela is from Utqiagvik, Alaska and previously worked with Rasmuson Foundation as their communications intern in 2004-2005.


Roy Agloinga

Program Officer

Jeff Baird

Chief of Staff

Deborah Bitney

Vice President of Finance and Administration

Lisa Demer

Communications Manager

Laura Erickson

Office Manager

Alice Qannik Glenn

Program Fellow

Carmen Goodwin

Payroll and Benefits Administrator

Stephanie Hubers

Executive Assistant to the Vice Presidents

Marian Hunter

Grants Manager

Diane Kaplan

President and CEO

Emily Kwon

External Affairs Assistant

Dick Mandsager

Senior Fellow

Alexandra McKay

Vice President of Programs

Jenny Miller

Program Fellow

Samona Norombaba

Administrative Assistant

Kris Palmatier

Finance Manager

Chris Perez

Senior Program Officer

Todd Shenk

Senior Program Officer

Sharity Sommer

Program Officer

Kelly Wagner

Grants Management Associate

Sonya Wellman

Events Manager