Executive Office of System Governance - LaNora Tolman
LaNora Tolman was born in Sacramento, California. She moved with her parents to Delta Junction, Alaska in 1974 where she finished high school and married her husband, Michael. Tolman and Michael moved with their three children to Fairbanks in 1995 where she worked for the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District from 1996 until 2004. After starting classes at UAF, she was hired as Office Manger for Alaska and Polar Regions Collections at the Rasmuson Library in 2005. She worked in the UAF Provost's Office as the Accreditation and Assessment Coordinator until she took the UA System Governance position in 2012. She obtained her A.A. degree at UAF in 2009 and has a few more classes before obtaining her a B.A. in psychology and a minor in applied business. In her leisure, she enjoys traveling, walking, reading, playing games on the Internet, and spending time with her four grandchildren.