Tom Panamaroff is the Regional & Legislative Affairs Executive for Koniag, Inc. directing Koniag’s legislative agenda and regional advocacy plan. Tom has been associated with Koniag for over 25 years. Born and raised in Kodiak, Alaska, Tom served as legislative staff in the Alaska State Legislature for nearly sixteen years. During this time, Tom also served on the Board of Directors for Koniag, Inc. for over ten years. In 2000, Tom accepted employment with Koniag, Inc. as its Kodiak Corporate Affairs Manager. Two years later, he moved to Anchorage to accept the position of Vice President of Business Operations and later assumed the position of President/CEO of Koniag’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Koniag Development Corporation, which provided oversight of Koniag’s operating company sector. He then served as Interim President and President of Koniag, Inc. before transitioning to his current position.
A past board member of the Alaska State Chamber of Commerce; Kodiak Chamber of Commerce; and Resource Development Council for Alaska, Tom currently serves on the boards of directors of the Alaska Federation of Natives; the Kodiak Archipelago Leadership Institute and the Koniag Education Foundation.