AVCP recently held its 51st Annual Convention. Calista Corporation was one of many organizations invited to present to the delegates.
The presentation was given by Chair Margaret Pohjola. Pohjola provided a brief update on Calista's activities, noting that wages to Shareholders and Descendants in 2014 totaled $10.5 Million. She also noted that half of all Shareholder dividend dollars have been distributed since 2013. A record two dividends were declared in 2014 (spring dividend and winter's Akilista dividend).
Click the picture below to view a PDF (1.81MB) of Calista's presentation.
Calista Corporation Chair Margaret Pohjola presenting at the 2015 AVCP Convention (click for larger image - 1.21MB)
Calista Corporation Board Selects FIrst Chairwoman in Corporate History
Margaret Pohjola Voted to Serve 2015-2016
(Anchorage, Alaska) - Calista Corporation's Board of Directors voted in the first chairwoman in corporate history. Margaret Pohjola, a shareholder with ties to Chuathbaluk, was voted in July 23. Board officers, like the chair, serve one-year terms following a vote by fellow directors. Outgoing Chair Willie Kasayulie had served the maximum of three consecutive annual terms. Directors are voted upon by shareholders and serve three-year terms.