Tessa Axelson

Tessa Axelson 

Ms. Axelson is a life-long Alaskan with over 18 years of executive management, community planning, program and project administration, and facilitation experience. Prior to joining Red Plains she spent 15 years with the Denali Commission, a federal agency focused on rural infrastructure development in Alaska. Ms. Axelson was responsible for the annual development and implementation of the agency’s $100+ million program budget for transportation, energy, health facilities, solid waste, housing, training, and economic development. Ms. Axelson is highly skilled in project and program management, funding strategies, federal contracting, facilitation and planning, project scoping, data gathering, technical writing, and working with communities to identify needs, create goals, and implement vision and value strategies. 

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