District 36 - Republican, Kodiak
Session contact info: Phone 465-2487/fax 465-4956.
Interim contact info: 401 Lightfoot Ave., Kodiak, AK 99615.
Personal: Born Everett, WA; age 65; married (Ginny); two children (Carol and Dawn).
Education: Kodiak High School
Military service: Alaska Army National Guard - 7 years.
Political/Government: Eight years, Kodiak Island Borough Assembly; 6 years, Alaska State House of Representatives; 2 years, member of Finance Committee; 2 years, Alaska State Senate; 2 years, Member of Finance Committee; 4 years, Fisheries PolicyAdvisor to Governor Frank Murkowski; president, Kodiak Chamber of Commerce; chairman, Kodiak Ducks Unlimited; board member, Alaska Aerospace Development Corp.; board member, Kodiak Hospital Advisory Board; board member, Kodiak State Parks Advisory Committee; member, Kodiak Joint City/Borough Fisheries Committee.
Business/Professional: Owner operator for about 30 years, Kodiak Kwik Kopy, Austerman's Office and Art Supplies, Kadiak Times Newspaper, Zachar Bay Camp and Alan Austerman - Consultant.
Hobbies: Hunting, fishing, photography, my grand kids.