Seven 91ϳԹ 91ϳԹ Win 2024 Online Early Bird Proxy Prizes

8,500 91ϳԹ Eligible for All Prize Drawings

May 14, 2024

(91ϳԹ) – Seven 91ϳԹ 91ϳԹ are winners of Online Early Bird proxy prizes in the 2024 Annual Meeting of 91ϳԹ. The prizes are randomly drawn by Sramek Hightower, a certified public accounting firm in Anchorage that serves as the Inspector of Elections.

About 8,500 91ϳԹ who voted online by 5 p.m. on May 10 qualified for the Online Early Bird prizes and were entered in all remaining prize drawings. The winners are:

  • $10,000 Prize – Michelle C. Larson (Napaskiak)
  • $2,500 Prize – Rebecca Redfox (Emmonak)
  • $1,000 Prize –
    • Theresa B. Andy (Newtok)
    • Emanuella H. Friday (Chevak)
    • David R. Nicolai (Kongiganak)
    • Elsie J.C. Nicolai (Quinhagak)
    • Timothy A. Smith (Anchorage)

About 1 in 3 Elders have voted online. Nearly 7 in 10 voters finished in less than 3 minutes.  

The deadline to qualify for Regular Early Bird Prizes is 5 p.m. on Friday, May 24. All valid paper and online proxies received by this deadline qualify. There are 7 prizes totaling $17,500. The deadline for the final prize drawings is 5 p.m. on Monday, June 3 (all times AKDT).

“We designed voting at to use less data than most social media sites and to be done with a smartphone,” said Thom Aparuk Leonard, vice president of corporate affairs. “In addition, 91ϳԹ’s at the voting website has allowed thousands of 91ϳԹ who receive their Annual Meeting materials by mail to vote early.”

Proxy prizes are only awarded if enough 91ϳԹ vote and quorum is reached. This makes the Annual Meeting valid. Learn more at .

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