The Murkowski Memo


Dear Alaskan,

Thank you for RSVP'ing to the Infrastructure Grant Symposium 2.0.  

For those who cannot attend in person, below is the link for a Zoom Webinar where our speaker series can be livestreamed. Videos of the presentations will be available on my website at a later date.

I look forward to seeing you all there!


You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Sep 7, 2022 10:00 AM Alaska Daylight Time
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode: 343243


Tikahtnu Ballroom   
10:00 AM 
Doors open   

10:30 AM 
Introduction by Kaleb Froehlich, Chief of Staff for U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski

10:35 AM 
Remarks from U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski   

10:45 AM 
Welcome from Emcees from Murkowski Office, Alaska Municipal League, and the Alaska Federation of Natives

11:00 AM 
Video Remarks: Mitch Landrieu, Senior Advisor and Infrastructure Coordinator

11:05 AM 
Remarks from Miles Baker, Infrastructure Investment Coordinator for the Office of Governor Dunleavy

11:10 AM 
Remarks from Ryan Anderson, commissioner of the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities

11:15 AM 
Remarks from Carrie Bohan, Facilities Programs Manager within Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation’s Division of Water

11:20 AM 
Remarks from Thomas Lochner, Director of Broadband at the State of Alaska Office of Broadband

11:25 AM 
Remarks from the Julie Kitka, President of the Alaska Federation of Natives

11:30 AM 
Remarks from Akis Gialopsos, Acting Commissions of the Department of Natural Resources

11:35 AM 
Remarks from Pat Pitney, President of the University of Alaska

11:40 AM 
Remarks from Sean Parnell, Chancellor of the University of Alaska Anchorage

11:45 AM 
Remarks from Curtis Thayer, Executive Director of the Alaska Energy Authority

11:50 AM 
Remarks from Daniel Delfino, Planning Director of the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation

11:55 AM 
Remarks from Michael Look, Deputy Regional Administrator, Region X, of the US Housing and Urban Development

12:00 PM 
Remarks from David Beveridge, Senior Director of Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium’s Division of Environmental Health & Engineering 

12:05 PM 
Remarks from Bryan Fisher, Director of the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management the Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, and Richard Dunne, Fire Program Specialist at FEMA Region 10

12:10 PM 
Remarks from Tamika Ledbetter, Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development

12:15 PM 
Remarks from Alan Weitzner, Executive Director of Alaska’s Development Finance Authority

12:20 PM 
Remarks from Colonel Damon Delarosa, Army Corps of Engineers

12:25 PM
LUNCH BREAK – light refreshments will be provided on-site, courtesy of the Alaska Municipal League

1:00 PM 
Federal agency panel moderated by the Alaska Municipal League

2:00 PM
Public notice for DOE’s grid resilience program moderated by the Alaska Municipal League, the Alaska Federation of Natives, and the Denali Commission

3:00 PM 
Break-out session moderated by the Alaska Federation of Natives

4:00 PM 
Event Ends

If you have a question that hasn’t been answered, e-mail my team at:

Infrastructure Wins for Alaska


(Click here to see the full map of where the funds from the Infrastructure Law are heading in Alaska so far)

Grant Opportunities for Alaska

Click here for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Guidebook. 

Click here for my Infrastructure Issue Page

In the Infrastructure Law Guidebook, as well as on my website, are a variety of ongoing grant opportunities for Alaska. Keep checking back for current opportunities.