Board Members

Jeane BreinigJeane Breinig, President
Jeane has been a Kavilco Board member since 1993 and has been active in the Kasaan Haida Heritage Foundation since its inception.

Marie MillerMarie Miller, Vice President
Ms. Miller has been on Kavilco’s Board of Directors since 2004 and began serving as Vice President in 2014. She is the first woman elected as a Vice President of Kavilco.

Laird Jones

Laird A. Jones, Secretary
Mr. Jones has been on Kavilco’s Board of Directors since 1994 and began serving as Secretary in 2012.

Scott BurnsScott Burns, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Burns has been an employee of the corporation since 1982.

Janellle S. Hyatt - Board MemberJanelle S. Hyatt, Director
Ms. Hayatt has been on Kavilco's Board of Directors since 2024.

Kenneth GordonKenneth Gordon, Director
Mr. Gordon has been on Kavilco's Board of Directors since 1994.

Eleanor HaddenEleanor L. Hadden, Director
Ms. Hadden was selected by Kavilco’s Board of Directors to fill the vacancy left by Louis A. Thompson's passing.

Ramona HamarRamona Hamar, Director
Ms. Hamar has been on Kavilco’s Board of Directors since 1973.

Frederick O. Olsen, Jr.Frederick O. Olsen, Jr, Director
Mr. Olsen has been on Kavilco's Board of Directors since 2012.

Melanie YoungMelanie Young, Director
Ms. Young has been on Kavilco’s Board of Directors since 1997.

Carol DucharmeCarol Ducharme, Corporate Secretary
Ms. Ducharme has been with the corporation since 2012.

Louis L. Jones, Sr.Remembering: Louis L. Jones, Sr., President
Mr. Jones was on Kavilco's Board of Directors since 1979 and began serving as President in 2014.

Mission

“To honor the vision and unselfish actions of our Haida ancestors and elders, the goals of Kavilco Incorporated are to provide dividends and to preserve the assets for all generations.”
-- Kavilco’s Mission Statement

Kavilco Incorporated is governed by a Board of Directors elected by Kavilco shareholders for staggered 3-year terms. Board members maintain a calendar of six regular board meetings throughout the year to review corporate performance and plan financial strategies in the best interests of our shareholders.