In the aftermath of the violence and hatred on display in Charlottesville this weekend, I found myself in deep reflection.
My dad had a brilliant mind. A farm boy, he became the first person in all the generations of his family to earn a college... Read more
As a mother and grandmother and through my work with foster youth and the Alaska Children’s Trust, I have realized that few things are of... Read more
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. It gives us all the opportunity to show our support to survivors of sexual violence, and become part of... Read more
I met Bella Hammond when she came to Valdez in the 1970s to present a First Lady Volunteer Award. That was at the inception of... Read more
Across Alaska, there are many dedicated volunteers whose helping hands and caring hearts positively impact the lives of others. The First Lady’s Volunteer of the... Read more