Bauer elected president of PWSRCAC

Amanda Bauer, representing the city of Valdez, is the new president of the Prince William Sound regional Citizens’ Advisory Council.

Bauer was one of seven people elected to the RCAC’s executive committee during the entity’s annual board meeting in Valdez May 4-5, to serve through May 2018.

Also elected were Thane Miller, Prince William Sound Aquaculture Corp, vice president; Wayne Donaldson, city of Kodiak, treasurer; and Bob Shavelson, for the Oil Spill Region Environmental Coalition, secretary.

Three members-at-large were also elected. They are Melissa Berns, representing the Kodiak Island Village Mayors Association; Robert Archibald, representing the city of Homer; and Patience Andersen Faulkner, representing Cordova District Fishermen United.

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