Calista Corp., the second largest of the original 13 Alaska Native corporations, has named Kirsten Kinegak-Friday associate general counsel. A shareholder in the corporation, she is a graduate of Stanford University and University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. Her main legal focus has been on Alaska Native corporations and Alaska Native issues.
Calista Corp. is the parent company of more than 35 subsidiaries involved with military defense contracting, construction, communications, real estate, environmental and natural resource development and information technology and media services. As part of its mission, Calista is committed to increasing shareholder benefits and economic opportunities.