Commonwealth North Forum: State of the University of Alaska

A Report from UA President Pat Pitney

Event Type: Webinars and Virtual Events

When: 24 February 2021

Where: Online: 12:00-1:00 pm AKST, 4:00-5:00 pm EST

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The University of Alaska Board of Regents selected Pat Pitney to serve as the university’s interim president beginning on Aug.1, 2020.

Previously Pitney served as the state’s Director of the Division of Legislative Finance. She was the former Vice Chancellor of Administration, University of Alaska Fairbanks and worked at UA Statewide for 17 years. In all, Pitney spent 23 years with the University of Alaska before leaving to serve as the State Budget Director in the administration of former Governor Bill Walker.

Pitney is expected to serve as interim president for a minimum of a year or up to 18 months or until the appointment of a president, whichever comes first.

This program is supported in part by the University of Alaska Foundation.

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