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