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2009-2017 Kenneth J. Fisher

Kenneth J. Fisher, photo by Nelson Photography Alaska

Juneau

Kenneth J. Fisher was appointed in 2009 by Governor Palin.  Regent Fisher is an Engineer Officer with the U.S. Public Health Service currently working with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 10 in Juneau, Alaska, where he serves as the Senior Representative to the State of Alaska. 
 
Regent Fisher has 26 years of professional engineering, program management, and senior legislative experience with broad federal, state, tribal, and international background. His diverse work experiences have taken him from Michigan to Africa, throughout Alaska, Arizona, California, Nevada, Washington D.C., and now back to Alaska. He has worked within both the legislative and executive branches of government.
 
Regent Fisher graduated from Michigan Technological University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in engineering. In 1998, he completed a Legislative Fellowship with the Brookings Institution in Washington D.C.  Regent Fisher lives in Juneau, Alaska, with his wife and four children. He is active in local and community activities, supporting children and family activities. His hobbies include skiing, boating, fishing, hunting, reading with his family and studying American History.