Melanie Osborne, B.A. Justice '92, was hired this spring as General Counsel for Chugach Alaska Corporation,
which represents over 2,500 Eskimo, Aleut, and Indian shareholders.
Prior to joining Chugach Alaska, she served as deputy general counsel
for NANA Development Corporation. Melanie has 13 years of experience
representing Alaska Native tribes and corporations, and volunteers her
time with several non-profits including Alaska Legal Services and Breast
Cancer Focus. She received her law degree from the University of
Washington School of Law. Melanie was also recently elected treasurer
of the UAA Justice Alumni Chapter.