Division of Commercial Fisheries
Division Staff

Statewide Staff

Division Director

Samuel Rabung
Phone: (907) 465-6100
Email: samuel.rabung@alaska.gov

Division Operations Manager

Forrest Bowers
Phone: (907) 465-6139
Email: forrest.bowers@alaska.gov

Administrative Operations Manager

Britteny Cioni-Haywood
Phone: 907-465-6158
Email: britteny.cioni-haywood@alaska.gov

Assistant Director

Peter Bangs
Phone: (907) 465-8154
Email: peter.bangs@alaska.gov

Marine Fisheries Scientist

Christopher Siddon
Phone: (907) 465-6115
Email: chris.siddon@alaska.gov

Salmon Fisheries Scientist

William Templin
Phone: (907) 267-2234
Email: bill.templin@alaska.gov

Private Non-Profit Hatchery and Aquatic Farming Planning and Permitting

Garold Pryor
Phone: (907) 465-4235
Email: garold.pryor@alaska.gov

IT Manager, Data Resource Management


Federal Fisheries Coordinator

Karla Bush
Phone: (907) 465-6153
Email: karla.bush@alaska.gov

Arctic/Yukon/Kuskokwim Region

Headquarters Office: Anchorage, Alaska

Regional Supervisor

John Linderman
Phone: (907) 267-2115
Email: john.linderman@alaska.gov

Regional Fisheries Management Coordinator

Charles Brazil
Phone: (907) 267-2171
Email: charles.brazil@alaska.gov

Central Region

Headquarters Office: Anchorage, Alaska

Regional Supervisor

Bert Lewis
Phone: (907) 267-2173
Email: bert.lewis@alaska.gov

Bristol Bay and Prince William Sound Salmon/Herring Fisheries Management Coordinator

Matt Nemeth
Phone: 907-267-2106
Email: matt.nemeth@alaska.gov

Cook Inlet Salmon/Herring and Regional Groundfish/Shellfish Fisheries Management Coordinator

Aaron Poetter
Phone: (907) 267-2295
Email: aaron.poetter@alaska.gov

Southeast Region

Headquarters Office: Douglas, Alaska

Regional Supervisor

Lowell Fair
Phone: (907) 465-1191
Email: lowell.fair@alaska.gov

Groundfish/Shellfish Fisheries Management Coordinator

Andrew Olson
Phone: (907) 465-4259
Email: andrew.olson@alaska.gov

Salmon/Herring Fisheries Management Coordinator

Troy Thynes
Phone: 907-772-3801
Email: troy.thynes@alaska.gov

Westward Region

Headquarters Office: Kodiak, Alaska

Regional Supervisor

Nicholas Sagalkin
Phone: (907) 486-1801
Email: nick.sagalkin@alaska.gov

Groundfish/Shellfish Fisheries Management Coordinator

Mark Stichert
Phone: (907) 486-1842
Email: mark.stichert@alaska.gov

Salmon/Herring Fisheries Management Coordinator

Jeff Wadle
Phone: (907) 486-1813
Email: jeff.wadle@alaska.gov

For additional contact information for the Department of Fish and Game, see our Contact Us page.

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