In 2010, North Wind was purchased by Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI), an Alaska Native Corporation. CIRI is one of 13 Alaska Native regional corporations created by the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 and benefits Alaska Native people who had ties to the Cook Inlet region.

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CIRI’s executive management team

CIRI’s executive management team (L to R): Barbara Donatelli, Sr. Vice President; Ethan Schutt, Sr. Vice President, Land and Energy; Stig Colberg, Chief Financial Officer; Sophie Minich, President and CEO; Chad Nugent, Vice President, Real Estate; Greg Razo, Vice President, Government Contracting and Bruce Anders, Vice President and General Counsel


Southcentral Foundation is an Alaska Native-owned, nonprofit health care organization. Managing more than 80 health care programs and services, SCF serves 65,000 Alaska Native and American Indian people in Anchorage, the Mat-Su Borough and 55 rural villages in the Anchorage Service Unit. Southcentral Foundation is a two-time Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient.

Incorporated in 1982 under the tribal authority of Cook Inlet Region, Inc., Southcentral Foundation is the largest of the CIRI nonprofits, employing more than 2,000 people in more than 80 programs.

For more information about the Southcentral Foundation, visit