The Doyon Foundation journey doesn’t end with graduation! We are so proud of our alumni, the amazing places they have gone on to, the achievements they are making, and the positive differences they are having in their communities. Each month, we feature an update on one of our alumni. This month, we are pleased to highlight Selina J. Sam.

Where are you from? Selina is from Tanana and Alatna, Alaska.

What is your educational background? Selina received her Bachelor of Arts in rural development from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 2017, and her Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Alaska Southeast in 2019.

What are you doing now? She is currently the planning and development manager at Tanana Chiefs Conference.

Are you a former Doyon Foundation scholarship recipient who has graduated? We would love to hear from you! Please reach out to or 907.459.2049.