President/ CEO Job Listing

Alaska World Affairs Council (AKWorld) Job Title: CEO Role: Implements the Strategic Plan and goals of AKWorld Provides innovative direction and leadership for the organization towards achieving its mission, philosophy, …

Lise Kristiansen to leave AKWorld in 2023

The Alaska World Affairs Council announces President and CEO Lise Kristiansen will be stepping down from her role after 16 years of distinguished leadership and dedicated service to the organization. …

WorldQuest: A place to make connections

WorldQuest is not only a wonderful event that is a well-rounded, engaging, and fun test of knowledge related to international affairs, it is also a great opportunity for students to …

Speaker Stories – Welcome Julie!

Julie Decker acts as a messenger of the North through her work curating art and sharing culture as the Director and CEO of the Anchorage Museum. Since 2010, when Julie …

Social Enterprise & Community Impact – Photos!

On April 7th, Dr. Yaso Thiru and Eric McCallum participated in a panel discussion moderated by Corey Hester about the impacts that social enterprise can have on the community on …

Speaker Stories – Welcome Torrie!

Torrie, the Chief Officer of Marketing and Development at Alaska Public Media, will be showcasing his passion of public broadcasting with the Alaska World Affairs Council this Friday for the …