Rebecca Skinner was born and raised in Kodiak, Alaska and is a member of the Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak. She received a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College, a Juris Doctor and Master of Studies in Environmental Law from Vermont Law School, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
Rebecca is a practicing attorney and Executive Director of Alaska Whitefish Trawlers Association. She is also active in her community, serving on the Kodiak Borough Assembly, the Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference Board of Directors and the Kodiak Aleutians Regional Advisory Council to the Federal Subsistence Board. In her free time she is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking and sea kayaking.
Rebecca was seated on the Council’s Board of Directors in May 2018.