Orie G. Williams
Orie G. Williams is semi-retired and lives between Anchorage, Alaska and Zihuatanejo, Mexico. Williams was elected to the Doyon board of directors in March 2008, re-elected in 2011 and again in 2014. He previously served on the board of directors from 1978 to 1984, holding the offices of vice president, chairman and vice chairman. He served as the chairman of the Doyon board of directors from 2010-2016.
Williams served as president & CEO of Doyon, Limited from 2002 to 2007. He currently serves on the Shareholder Relations Committee and the Doyon Natural Resources Development Corporation board. He has an extensive business background and was previously employed as the executive vice president of the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation; as an economic development specialist with the State of Alaska Department of Community and Regional Affairs; and as president of Toghotthele Corporation and its subsidiaries. Williams previously owned a construction and a business service consulting company.
He attended Nenana Public School, graduated from Lathrop High School, and attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks and Skadron College of Business in California. He has attended numerous professional workshops and holds an Economic Development and Finance Professional certification. Williams is married to Phyllis and they have five children and six grandchildren.
His term ends in 2020.