Roy Agloinga

Program Officer

Phone: (907) 334-0502


Roy Agloinga is the co-author of the Qawiaraq Iġałuik Inupiat Dictionary and currently serves as board secretary for the White Mountain Native Corporation. He is a trustee for the Western States Arts Federation. His experience includes rural health administration, Inupiat language preservation, education & training, and government policy. He has served as a health corporation board member, tribal administrator and city council member.

Roy has a bachelor’s degree in English and a degree in secondary education from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He is a continuing language student of Inupiat and Spanish. Roy is a tribal member of the Native Village of White Mountain, and a shareholder for Golovin, White Mountain and Bering Straits Native Corporations.


Jeff Baird

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Deborah Bitney

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