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Laurel Katchatag

Guest Speaker

Professional affiliation

Arctic Youth Ambassador

Full Biography

Laurel Aiyaapin Katchatag is an Inupiaq woman from Unalakleet, Alaska. She received her Bachelor's of Science in Biology from North Park University in 2018. She was part of the 2017-2019 Arctic Youth Ambassadors cohort and participated in the Arctic Youth Summit and SDWG's Project CREATeS in 2019. Laurel is a member of the Arctic Youth Network but spends most of her time working in Administration at Norton Sound Health Corporation in Nome Alaska, a tribal healthcare non-profit. She takes pride in all of her nieces and nephews, hoping to create a sustainable and equitable future for them.