Arctic Education Foundation is very pleased to announce Angelica Alivrun Telfair of Utqiaġvik as the 2021 Anaġi Leadership Award Winner!
Angel earned her bachelor’s degree in Children’s Studies in 2020 from Eastern Washington University. She is currently enrolled in a dual master’s program in Social Work and Addiction Studies. Angel is the daughter of Ernest & Marie Stackhouse and the granddaughter of Leonard Felder & the late Rita Felder and Michael & Martha Stackhouse.
After graduation Angel plans to work with our youth on the North Slope through substance use, addiction, and mental health therapies. Her long-term goal is to open a rehabilitation facility with a focus on youth in the North Slope.
The Arctic Education Foundation honors the late ASRC president & CEO, Dr. Jacob Anaġi Adams. This award is an exclusive scholarship given to an ASRC shareholder that exemplifies leadership in every aspect of their life while embracing Iñupiaq values.