UAS gets a new dean: The University of Alaska Southeast recently added Marilyn Taylor to its staff as dean of education.
Taylor comes to UAS from the Metropolitan State College of Denver where she was an accreditation coordinator and education professor.
Taylor received her doctorate in education from the University of Denver, a master's degree from San Francisco State, a second master's from Lesley College in Massachusetts and an educational administrator licensure from the University of Denver.
First Bank names new manager: First Bank recently hired Jason Cook to manage its Juneau branch and act as its assistant vice president.
Relocating from Sitka, Cook has more than seven years of marketing, business development and commercial banking experience.
Cook is an active member of the Civil Air Patrol and has worked in the commercial fishing industry.