Founded 8000 B.C.

The Native Village of Afognak

NVA Staff

Office Staff

Candace Branson

Tribal Administrator

Shannon Kitka


Taletha Gertz

IGAP Coordinator

Nina Gronn

Farm & Facilities Manager

Yvonne Mullan

Grants Manager

Denise Malutin

Program Manager/Dig Afognak Manager

Sierra Mullan

Administrative Assistant

Anthony Hoedel-Lukin


Becky Gomez

Hydroponics Grower Trainee






To embrace, protect, develop, and enhance Alutiiq culture, protect our traditional use areas and encourage unity among the Alutiiq of the Kodiak Archipelago