Marian Hunter

Grants Manager

Phone: (907) 334-0512


Marian Hunter has extensive experience with business and accounting processes, and has worked with many non-profits including the Alaska Museum of Natural History. She is a former owner of a construction company.

Marian is a lifelong Alaskan, can’t imagine living anywhere else, and is amazed by the sheer beauty of Alaska every day. Marian and her dog, Murray, are Pet Partners who volunteer at hospitals and other facilities as needed. She enjoys spending time with her husband Al, family and friends, and cross country skiing, gardening, cooking, reading, quilting, traveling and being outdoors.


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