Our Staff

Mary Jane Nielsen, President & CEO

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Mary Jane is originally from South Naknek and has worked for APC for 34 years. She has earned her Master’s Degree in Rural Development from University of Alaska Fairbanks, and is continuing her education by pursuing a PhD.

Jim Engel, Director of Finance/Accounting

Jim Engel

Jim is originally from Palmer Lake, Colorado and has worked for APC since May 2011. Jim has an MBA with 25 years’ experience. He previously worked for the Coastal Villages Region Fund.

Bobbie Orloff, Administrative Assistant/Accounting


Bobbie is originally from Port Heiden. She is an APC Shareholder that began working for APC in June 2011. She earned an Associate of Applied Science at Alaska Career College and is currently attending Alaska Pacific University in her Junior year earning her Bachelors in Business Administration and Management.

Marie Jeno, Office Administrator

Marie is originally from the San Francisco Bay Area. She earned her Bachelors in Business Administration, Management from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 1997 and has been working for various engineering companies and native corporations.