Academic Affairs and Research

Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame

In October 2015, the Alaska Statewide Committee for Research inducted the initial class to the Alaska Innovators Hall of Fame. Check out the innovators' profiles below.

Alex Hills
Alex Hills
The Wireless Pioneer


Bernie Karl
The Crusader


Elden Johnson
The Design Changer


Greg Walker
The Unmanned Flyer


Jim Seccombe
The Chemical Engineer


Pat Simpson
The Fisherman's Son


Cathy Cahill
The Air Sampler


Clarence Berry
The Stampeder


Erwin "Erv" Long
Preserver of the Permafrost


Gwen Holdmann
The Dog Musher


Keith Echelmeyer
The Glacier Pilot


Sheri Tingey
The Raft Maker


Tim Myers
The Tundra Farmer


Ed Clinton and Lynn Johnson
Inventor in the Garage


Dennis Nottingham
The Bridge Builder


Gene Strid
The Echo Slayer


Jack Hébert
The Homesteader


Mark Gronewald
The Snow Biker

Skip Nelson - The Fighter Pilot
Skip Nelson
The Fighter Pilot


Tom Weingartner/Hank Statscewich
The Power Suppliers

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